Thousands of sandbags line roadways and waterways in the town of Lafitte, Louisiana, where winds were picking up and tides rising as Hurricane Laura pushes closer to the Texas and Louisiana coasts. (Aug. 26)
BARBARA LEDET: We're just staying. We've got a generator. Stocked up on plenty of food. So we don't plan on leaving. He said unless it stalls and he's worried about more water coming in, then he'll go. But he has boats in the backyard if we have to leave. We have another option, but we're hoping it just goes out as fast as it's coming in and we don't lose anything.