This is from the friend who left this in the comments.
Ain't nothing like mandatory evacuation. This really
sucks! Oh well, what can you do. Billy and I and
Billy's entire family (that has been living with us
for a month by the way)are trucking it up to south Ark.
tomorrow. Hopefully we will only be there till Sunday.
BTW: Just heard\read they are expecting Rita to turn into a Cat 4 storm.