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Tired of all the rain

May 29, 2013 - Pam Rodgers

Everyone is aware of the flooding problem. It has affected many people in the area, myself included. Getting to Marshalltown from Garwin has been a trial since the major downpour on Sunday. I had to work on Sunday night so I took Highway 30 because Garwin Road was closed.

I had driven about three miles on 30 when the rain picked up and I could barely see the car in front of me. Because of low speeds and lots of prayer, I made it to the Times-Republican office without incident.

Since then more rain has come, causing me to stay with my brother the last few nights. Thankfully, the rain that was predicted Tuesday night never came and I hope that trend continues Wednesday. I have my doubts though.

I have packed enough last for several days. Hopefully it is unnecessary.



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