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Residents Cope With Flooding Along Mississippi [PHOTOS]
As residents along the Mississippi River continued to cope with flooding on Thursday, the river, already at record levels, was set to crest in Vicksburg, Miss. on Thursday morning.
The river was at 57.2 feet in Vicksburg on Wednesday morning, a level well above the previous record of 56.2 feet set on…
South Louisiana Prepares For Flooding [VIDEO]
The word from the Louisiana Corps of Engineers to the citizens of the Butte Larose area was to move as though you are not coming back. The water is rising in South Louisiana as families pack their cars, trucks, boats and moving vans (if they were fortunate enough to find one) full of whatever belong…