Nashville responds

Nashville responds: The Nashville Area Chapter of the American Red Cross has opened a shelter for victims of Hurricane Katrina who are stranded in Davidson County. The shelter is located at Crievewood Baptist Church, 480 Hogan Road, Nashville. The shelter opened its doors at 2:00 p.m. today (Sept. 1). The Nashville Chapter had previously teamed up with the Williamson County Chapter to open a shelter in Franklin, Tenn. The shelter, located at the Clearview Baptist Church, 537 Franklin Road, has been open since Tuesday. (More information here.)