In Krotz Springs, La., preparations continue as residents wait for an expected flood below the Morganza Spillway.The Louisiana Department of Natural Resources says there are 592 oil- and gas-producing wells in the path the water is expected to follow down the Atchafalaya Basin."
A small-town pageant is like the first audition for adulthood. It's not your peers judging you — it's complete strangers.At the Miss Shrimp Festival pageant in Fernandina Beach, Fla., the girls march onstage in brightly colored prom gowns. It's hard to tell them apart.
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According to our news blog, the flooding Mississippi River has crested lower than expected in Vicksburg, Miss., but the Army Corps of Engineers warns it will be days before the surging waters recede, The Associated Press reports.The city had been preparing for days for the floodwaters to ar
Eddie Simmons was relieved to hear that the Mississippi River crested slightly lower than expected north of him in Vicksburg, Miss., confident his house would survive the flooding that is plaguing many states.Simmons, a retired logger, is recovering from hip-replacement surgery and can barely leave