With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
It’s been six months since Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast leaving behind the costliest natural disaster in American history. Thousands were displaced by the storm scattered all over the country. Some of them have decided to rebuild their lives elsewhere while others are making plans to move back. Two families from the Deep South who evacuated to central Ohio each have different ideas on what their next steps will be.