Texas' Augustin had to make Houston h...

Texas' Augustin had to make Houston home after Katrina

There are 1 comment on the The Associated Press story from Mar 30, 2008, titled Texas' Augustin had to make Houston home after Katrina . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

“They take care of those things now”

D.J. Augustin calls Houston home _ sort of. It's his home now, but it's not where he grew up and built his childhood memories.

It's not where he earned his cherished high school letterman's jacket with two state championships. That home, back in what had once been the soulful city of New Orleans, no longer exits.

Augustin and his family fled New Orleans in advance of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, leaving friends and most of their personal belongings behind when the levees broke, swamping their house under stinking floodwaters. Read more

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Mission, KS

#1 Mar 30, 2008
hey there I feel you I have relative and friends I can not locate. Keep your head up god is there no matter what, Peace be with you

Portland Oregon

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