Historical events

‘Tired of experiencing historic events’: Southeast Louisiana students deal with the ongoing effects of Hurricane Ida | News

Lauren Leonard is no stranger to hurricanes. The Houma native’s hurricane memories date back to 2005, when Hurricane Katrina devastated southeast Louisiana. Leonard, a digital advertising senior, still didn’t understand the destruction a hurricane could wreak — until Hurricane Ida. Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon as a Category 4 storm on August 29 […]

Historical events

‘Tired of living through historic events’: Southeastern Louisiana students analyze continuing effects of Hurricane Ida | New

Lauren Leonard is no stranger to hurricanes. Houma’s memories of hurricanes date back to 2005, when Hurricane Katrina devastated southeast Louisiana. Leonard, a digital advertising executive, still never understood the destruction a hurricane could cause – until Hurricane Ida. Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon as a Category 4 storm on August 29 – […]

Historical events

20 historic events for the 20 years since 9/11

The world changed following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and for historians, these attacks marked the turn of the century. But since then and until now, there are many milestones that have transformed the reality of the world. AL DÍA has collected 20 historic events from the past 20 years since the fall […]