Guardsmen distribute life vests near Braithwaite, La., as they prepare to help flood victims from Plaquemines Parish, a rural area outside New Orleans that was flooded during Hurricane Isaac on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig)
Gallery: Hurricane Isaac
Aug. 29, 2012 @ 05:18 PM
Newly downgraded Tropical Storm Isaac plodded its way across Louisiana on Wednesday, inundating parts of a mostly rural area southeast of New Orleans, while in the city, on the seventh anniversary of Katrina, levees were so far holding.