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Thursday Aug. 30th

Air date 08-30-12

Hurricane Isaac has been downgraded to a tropical storm.  However,  as it makes its trek from the gulf coast inward it continues to  drench cities as far north as the Mississippi Delta.  National Weather Service Meteorologist Steve Wilkinson will tell us what more to expect.

From downed trees and power outages,  to forced evacuations Hurricane Isaac threw a powerful punch to Mississippi.  MEMA Communications Specialist, Jeff Rent  will give us an initial damage assessment and tell us what more to expect.  

Harrison and other counties along Mississippi's gulf coast are cleaning up after Hurricane Isaac dumped nearly 12 feet of water on the area.  We'll hear from Harrison County Information Director, Butch Oberhoff.

The Salvation Army says its already having to restock feeding units in hurricane stricken areas. Mark Jones, Communications Director for organization will tell us what they are doing to comfort those in need.


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