Levee standing strong, officials say
The Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board has responded to normal saturation adjacent to the berm area near Robinsonville in Tunica County.
“This response is a normal, high-water exercise,” said Kelly Greenwood, Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board chief engineer and CEO. “There is no cause for alarm.”
Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board crews have brought in trucks of sand to contain the saturation, typical in a high-water event.
“This does not constitute a levee emergency,” said Kelly Greenwood, Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board chief engineer and CEO. “We are confident in the stability of our levees, and we will continue to monitor them 24 hours a day.”
Delivering toys and smiles Sheriff K.C. Hamp, Sr....
Local History Yazoo Pass, Part 3: Yankees reach the Coldwater This week continues a...
Progress in local schools recognized Citing a “laser...
Local schools getting recognition from state ceremonies today Tunica is one of...
White Oak to get natural gas lines The cost of...