Richland Parish, its people, their stories, and everyday life in Northeast Louisiana, by Luke J. Letlow
Monday, November 29, 2010
October 1927 - Start High School Under Water
In 1927, the Mississippi River unleashed holy hell on the Louisiana Delta in Northeast Louisiana. In the northwestern corner of Richland Parish, the community of Start didn't dodge the bullet. Here is a picture of the old Start High School after the floods began.