Wednesday, August 02, 2006


Hundreds remain missing; we are still finding their remains.

This one wasn't in the Lower Ninth Ward, nor on the toe of an overtopped levee. This person perished in a residential neighborhood in New Orleans East, not far from Downman Road and Chef Menteur Highway. A highly populated and developed area where only just now, virtually a year later, are the houses being searched.

Skeletal Remains Found in New Orleans

The Associated Press
Tuesday, August 1, 2006; 4:21 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- Eleven months after Hurricane Katrina, firefighters found skeletal remains in a dilapidated home filled with debris and jumbled furniture...


judyb said...

so sad.

Sophmom said...

It's shocking and completely horrific. The new America.