When a natural disaster strikes a community, it does not discriminate – wreaking havoc on the rich and poor, just and unjust, people of every race, religion and social status. Southeast Texas was ravaged by two killer hurricanes in the past decade – Rita in 2005 and Ike in 2008.

‘Still Alice’ poster

‘Still Alice’

Starring: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin

Directed by: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland

Girls’ Haven Gumbo Festival logo

The 21st annual Girls’ Haven Gumbo Festival is schedule for Saturday, Feb. 21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Parkdale Mall parking lot.

John Travolta and Debra Winger star in 'Urban Cowboy'

This week’s installment of Classic Movie Night at the Jefferson Theatre on Friday, Feb. 20, hits close to home with the 1980 feature film Urban Cowboy starring John Travolta and Debra Winger.