Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Laura Hinton cuts yarn to price items at her Gingerbread Square antique store in Groves on Tuesday, March 14, 2006. The building was badly damaged during Hurricane Rita. She is trying to secure SBA loans to repair the building.
Laura Hinton inspects the back room at her Gingerbread Square antique store in Groves. She and her husband must stay at the business during rainstorms to empty the 48 large, plastic containers used to capture rain from the leaking roof.