I will never forget first meeting Nancy Parker. She talked to me and acted like we had known each other for years. She was just that kind of person and touched so many lives. My prayers go out to her family and friends. New Orleans and journalism lost a great one yesterday.
Trinity Alps hiker disappears
The 34-year-old, who is an experienced hiker, also spoke to his girlfriend on the night of Aug. 11 and “informed her that the trip was going as planned,” according to the sheriff’s office.