SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Locals dish out help to victims of Gustav

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

Abernathy is no stranger to the work that needs to be done. For example, he and others from Rolling Hills were at the Iowa floods earlier this year and have responded to disaster zones related to weather in Virginia, Florida, Alabama, Georgia and other states recently.

“Every disaster has its own personality,” Abernathy said. “This wasn’t just an isolated disaster. You’ve got a lot of little rural communities scattered all over central Louisiana that have experienced a lot of damage, and we don’t need to forget them.”

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share