Jonathan Serrie reports live from Memphis where it’s not just the depth of the Mississippi but the river’s width that is wreaking havoc on low-lying areas of Tennessee.
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Self-guided Tennessee road trips promise big fun from some small towns
There are 16 self-guided back-road driving trails that take off from metropolitan hubs like Nashville, Memphis and Knoxville, and then lead you off the beaten path to some true Tennessee treasures.
Origin of the Cherokee - Part 1 of 5
The Cherokee ain’t from around here. Well, the Iroquoian part of them aren’t, anyway. Until the twentieth century, this was a given, as was the truth that the Cherokee did not exist as “the ...
National Climate Report - April 2008
PLEASE NOTE: All temperature and precipitation ranks and values are based on preliminary data. The ranks will change when the final data are processed, but will not be replaced on these pages. As ...
Highest and lowest elevation points in every state
Every state has a high point and a low point ... Some of the lowest points have their claims to fame, like the Colorado River as it rushes through the Grand Canyon, and Death Valley, where ...
Mystery emerges from Alabama bayou after hurricane reveals boat long hidden in mud
He won’t remember the wind and the rain, but he’ll definitely remember when all the water left the river and ... in Saraland near Mobile after Hurricane Sally brought historic rainfall and ...
The Latest: Sally weakens to depression; still dumping rain
Sally came ashore Wednesday morning near the popular vacation destination ... operations center in Tallahassee. As the rivers crest, DeSantis said, areas that weren’t initially flooded by ...
Report Shows US Fish And Wildlife Service Fisheries Program Helps Support 68,000 Jobs
The inability of these species to utilize historical estuary sites contributes ... on these species as a food source. AR, MS, TN - Lower Mississippi River Fisheries Coordination Office ...
Region 2: South Atlantic-Gulf (Includes Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands)
Plant, Nathaniel G.; Godsey, Elizabeth; Gonzalez, Victor Globally, peatlands play an important role in the carbon (C) cycle. High water level is a key factor in maintaining C storage in peatlands, but ...
The Civil War
Scores of high-spirited civilians carried picnic baskets ... Along the way, jubilant well-wishers slowed his train and he crossed the James River into Richmond far behind schedule.
National Climate Report - September 2018
During mid-month, a persistent low pressure system in the Deep South and a high pressure system off the eastern seaboard channeled heavy rains into the western Carolinas and the northern half of ...
Residence Inn by Marriott Memphis Downtown
Get FREE high-speed Internet access at this Residence Inn. The historic Residence Inn by Marriott ... shopping and sightseeing that Memphis has to offer. Residence Inn Memphis Downtown - room to work, ...
“Mad Anthony” Wayne and led an expedition to Chickasaw Bluffs, near today’s Memphis ... Hawk stands high on its pedestal in a wooded park where the Rock River enters the Mississippi.