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Sen. Wicker reviews flood’s impact with mayor

Sen. Roger Wicker and his wife Gayle climbed Tuesday on top of a $500,000 example of the financial ...

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Flood interrupts business

NATCHEZ — No one knows, exactly, when post-flood life will get back to normal, but area officials are ...

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Rainfall will slow river’s drop

NATCHEZ — Heavy rainfall in Arkansas and the Ohio River Valley will have an effect on the Mississippi ...

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Officials do not know extent of flood damage yet

The city of Vidalia is at least a week to 10 days from knowing just what kind of ...

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River takes slow, steady path back to normalcy

The slow but steady fall of the Mississippi River continued Monday slightly faster than originally predicted.

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Focus on big sand boil near Lake Bruin

Crews worked to construct a dam Sunday to section off a sand boil hot spot north of Concordia ...

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New boils bubble up in Vidalia

Minor sand boil leakage inside Hesco walls on the Vidalia Riverfront Saturday reminded officials that while the Mississippi ...

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River begins cresting early; danger stays

The first Mississippi River curveball to get past local leaders and flood watchers crossed through the Miss-Lou Friday ...

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Crest lowered for fifth time

NATCHEZ — Time wasn’t the only force pushing the Mississippi River at Natchez closer to its predicted crest ...

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Crest lowered, crews take off layer of Silver Street levees

NATCHEZ — When every inch of the Mississippi River level could mean floodwaters gliding inside riverfront buildings or ...

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Officials see long flood fight ahead

When local cities or government agencies try to keep back the rising Mississippi River, it’s often called a ...

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Helicopter efforts to plug sand boil aborted Monday

More than 2 million cubic feet of water per second are flowing through the Mississippi River at its ...

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Noon update: Sand boil floods inside instant levees; conference center still dry

VIDALIA — Water worked its way under the temporary levees on the Vidalia Riverfront Sunday evening, filling in ...

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Noon update: Silver Street seeing some erosion

City engineer David Gardner said erosion is happening along the riverfront on Silver Street, but he is already ...

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State, congressional leaders survey Vidalia flooding

The Vidalia Riverfront, now covered with water in many locations, looked quite different for Gov. Bobby Jindal’s second ...

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Great flood of 1927 remembered in photographs

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi River broke its previous record in Natchez Wednesday without even taking a bow. History ...

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1937 flood record now broken

NATCHEZ — As the Mississippi River continues to rise to unprecedented levels, Concordia Parish officials are coordinating efforts ...

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With flood preparations complete, Vidalia watches, waits

VIDALIA — “Vigilance” has become the watchword in Concordia Parish. The swollen Mississippi River is projected to stand ...

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Traffic restricted on Silver Street

Little about Silver Street in Natchez looks like it should.

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Crest day moved as areas flood

The National Weather Servcice Sunday kept the crest forecast at 64 feet for Natchez, but the Mississippi River ...

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