From Reynolds appeal: What is not in dispute is that the decomposing body of the victim Sophia Arnold was found on April 12 2007 behind the Mississippi River levee in West Baton Rouge Parish However the factual version put forth by defendant is that on April 10 2007 at approximately 100 pm defendant picked up […]
The Mississippi River is not "going dry" as it drains into a fault line, despite claims made in a YouTube video.
The Great River Road, the byway that runs next to the Mississippi River, was the organizing principle of a road trip that took a family through the history of this land.
The Mississippi River, one of the largest rivers in the world, flows approximately 2,350 miles before it empties into the Gulf of Mexico, stretching 11 miles at its widest point. The watershed that flows into this massive river covers...Show More Summary
By Jessica Resnick-Ault BELLE CHASSE, La. (Reuters) - Residents of Louisiana's lower Plaquemines Parish, the swampy peninsula that shadows the Mississippi River as it empties into the Gulf of Mexico, know Nate let them off very easy, certainly when compared with hurricanes of years past. Show More Summary
The National Hurricane Center said Saturday night that Nate is expected to make a second landfall along the coast of Mississippi on Saturday night and then pass over parts of Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee.
After killing dozens of people and causing widespread flooding in Central America, Hurricane Nate made landfall at the mouth of the Mississippi River, near Biloxi, on Saturday night, and was quickly downgraded to a tropical storm. With...Show More Summary
Hurricane Nate made landfall Saturday in Louisiana near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm with winds up to 85 m.p.h. It made a second landfall early Sunday near Biloxi, Miss. As the storm moved inland over Mississippi and towards Alabama, the National Hurricane Center...
NEW ORLEANS Hurricane Nate came ashore in a sparsely populated area at the mouth of the Mississippi River on Saturday, Oct. 7 and closed in on Mississippi, pelting the central Gulf Coast region with strong winds and heavy rains. Nate was forecast to make its second landfall near Biloxi, Mississippi, and threatened to inundate homes […]
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm with winds of 85 miles per hour on Saturday evening, threatening parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama with torrential rain and potential flooding. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
More than 100 years ago, New Orleans was on the forefront of urban infrastructure. Since its founding in 1718, between the natural levee of Mississippi River banks and higher land along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain, the bowl-like city has never had adequate drainage. Show More Summary
By Karl Plume CHICAGO, Oct 2 (Reuters) – U.S. farmers are running out of options for their just-harvested corn and soybeans as delays on the Mississippi River, the main conduit for crops to export markets, cause shipping backlogs, while grain storage on the river’s banks is filling up. Show More Summary
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A judge is awarding nearly $800,000 to the federal government to cover the cost of cleaning up a 2013 oil spill on the Mississippi River. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves … Click to Continue »
A Mississippi company that makes storage tanks and industrial pressure vessels is expanding. Great River Industries in Natchez will add as many as 100 jobs to its current 180. Economic … Click to Continue »
Hontoon Island in Florida’s St. Johns River has yielded many American Indian artifacts, including an owl-shaped totem pole that is the only one of its kind found east of the Mississippi, thought to be 700 to 800 years old. Victor Roepke, who owned a mile stretch of land on St. Show More Summary
He won’t play for the Bulldogs during 2017. Last Chance U season two star Chauncey Rivers will have to wait to continue his career at Mississippi State. An appeal he filed with the NCAA to retain his academic eligibility has been denied,...Show More Summary
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Mississippi River was closed to vessel traffic after cracks were found in a gate at the Melvin Price Lock and Dam just north of St. Louis, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said on Thursday.
Mike and Amy Orlando were on one of the first tours that Le Claire, Iowa-based Mississippi River Distilling Co. ever gave of its facilities. Near the end of the tour, the guide noted the distillery was looking for volunteers to help bottle its spirits, which include a number of whiskeys called...
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