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Obviously, every journalist we have is focused on covering Ike. Here is a running list of angles we're pursuing:

- Update from each of our key coastal counties -- Calhoun, Refugio and Jackson

- Evacuation decision in Victoria and elsewhere

- Hospital and assisted-living center plans

- The business of storms -- who's buying and what's left

- Storm notebook -- odds and ends

- Inside 211 -- who is calling and what do they need?

- Law enforcement preparations -- how to prevent looting

- Evacuation map, FAQ on evacuations, best places to go

- How to use Twitter to report, follow storm

- How are schools in region handling the storm?

- What about football games?

- Moving boats out of the water

- Canceled events

- Hotel availability

- What to do about pets, zoo animals

- How are utility companies preparing?

Let us know what else you'd like to see covered. We'll be everywhere we can, but we could use your help. Stay safe.