| Mar 26, 2011
• Average temperature: High 83, Low 60
• Rainfall: 2.42 inches
1. Moon phases:
• New moon April 3
• First quarter April 11
• Full moon April 17
• Last quarter April 24
2. Moon sign planting...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Our Pay It Forward Person of the Week of March 20 is Robert Scholten.
Since 2005 Robert has been visiting Mississippi to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina.
He has done mission work in the region 6 times since the '05 Hurricane....
| Oct 17, 2010
| 7:39 PM
Six-year-old Anthony Aliseo was miserable. He had headaches, pressure between his eyes, trouble breathing and, occasionally, suffered the indignity of vomiting in front of his classmates.
Over two years, the youngster was in and out of the doctor's...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 3:35 PM
Five years ago today, Hurricane Wilma ripped across Florida and into the record books as the third costliest storm in U.S. history, and the most damaging hurricane ever to strike Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Tens of thousands of South Floridians lost...
| Oct 30, 2010
| 7:19 PM
Bill Smith sends this warning to Florida's teachers, students and parents: If you think indoor-air quality in public schools is bad now, just wait a few years.
It could get a lot worse, said Smith, president of the state group representing school-...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 3:50 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Mud up to their ankles and a steady rain falling on their tents, residents of Haiti's earthquake camps ignored warnings to leave their makeshift homes as Hurricane Tomas bore down on their deforested and flood-prone...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 11:26 AM
George W. Bush was conspicuously absent during the midterm election campaign, despite Democratic efforts to resurrect him as a political punching bag.
But on the eve of the release of his memoirs, the former president is back in the public eye in a big...
| Nov 9, 2010
Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal calls the Obama administration "lackadaisical" in its Gulf oil spill response in his new book "Leadership and Crisis," laying out his views on everything from health care to energy policy while keeping silent on whether he...
| Nov 16, 2010
Two New Orleans community centers damaged by
Hurricane Katrina are going to get repaired.
On Monday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said it was giving the city $5.3 million to fix the community centers and their swimming pools.
| Nov 17, 2010
| 8:17 AM
Chinese drywall has driven Bill Morgan into bankruptcy and foreclosure.
The James City County resident whose home was built with the defective drywall will tell his story Wednesday to a U.S. House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on consumer protection....
| Nov 17, 2010
The state has approved spending $24 million in federal disaster funds on several school systems in southeast
Louisiana damaged by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
The money will go to schools in Lafourche, Plaquemines and St. Tammany parishes and to Delgado...