Faith: Mississippi is Their Mission

The Signal Original source: http://www.the-signal.com/?module=displaystory&story_id=52977&format=html Faith: Mississippi is Their Mission Members of Grace Baptist Church work to rebuild what Kiln, Miss. lost. By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer The destruction of Hurricane Katrina may be out of the minds of most Americans, but for Grace Baptist Church, rebuilding the southern states that were torn apart … Continue reading Faith: Mississippi is Their Mission

Finally a optimistic story on Katrina Recovery:Young Professionals Devoted to Rebuilding New Orleans

Young Professionals Devoted to Rebuilding New Orleans to its Former Glory Wednesday, August 29, 2007 By Maggie Lineback A few years back, the big acronym was "DINK," for "double income, no kids." In New Orleans, it's "YURP, " for "Young Urban Recovery Professionals." It's a small but growing trend in the population here in New … Continue reading Finally a optimistic story on Katrina Recovery:Young Professionals Devoted to Rebuilding New Orleans

Corruption, crime, insurance choking off economic growth

Corruption, crime, insurance choking off economic growth 03:39 PM CDT on Wednesday, August 29, 2007 Alan Sayre / Associated Press Two years after Hurricane Katrina almost nothing seems the same in New Orleans, but one thing has not changed -- a cool regard by business for what was once a major Southern commercial center. The … Continue reading Corruption, crime, insurance choking off economic growth