Jonesboro Man Trapped in New Orleans Returns Home

SEPTEMBER 4, 2005 - Posted at  11:05p.m, CDT

Jonesboro, AR - A Jonesboro tourist who was trapped in New Orleans after the hurricane hit is back home.Whit Herndon and his girlfriend Amber made it safely home Saturday morning.

A pastor from the First Baptist Church in Lepanto had been transporting refugees when he stumbled upon the couple outside of baton rouge late Friday night.