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Flood coverage
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In today's paper you will see stories and pictures of the beauty and the fury of the great rain of '09.

Our staff worked around the clock to keep you updated on Rockdale
Some of our neighbors have lost their houses and some their possessions, and our hearts go out to them.

We also have seen compassion as neighbors have rallied to help each other. We have heard about acts of courage.

For sure we will always need rain, so it's hard to be upset about receiving it, but next time we will ask "Dear Lord, if it is your will, please be a little more moderate on your gifts."