Cedar Creek Reservoir News
2/22/2019 10:10:00 PM
The Tennessee River at Florence could reach one of its Top 5 levels of all time this weekend, according to the National Weather Service's Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service. The service anticipate...
2/22/2019 6:43:00 PM
HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. — Wesley Cotner and his family are residents of Hardin County. He and his family know that the Tennessee River will rise with heavy rains, and they also know that some people eith...
2/22/2019 9:09:00 AM
FLORENCE, Ala. (AL.com) Heavy rains have resulted in massive flows at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Wilson Dam on the Tennessee River near Florence. Incredible site! Wilson Dam near Florence AL, is ...
2/21/2019 6:04:00 PM
Local officials say this is common for people who live along the Tennessee River. “The thing that people have to be careful of is flash flooding, where it rains excessively hard in one area and the cr...
2/21/2019 7:28:00 AM
Heavy rains have resulted in massive flows at the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Wilson Dam on the Tennessee River near Florence. The dam is releasing some 2 million gallons per second using all availab...
2/20/2019 2:22:00 PM
HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas — Repairs to the State Highway 274 Bridge at Cedar Creek Reservoir Spillway in Henderson County are complete and the contractor is conducting final activities before opening th...
2/20/2019 10:56:00 AM
The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a flood warning for the Tennessee River at Whitesburg Bridge in the Lacey’s Spring area. Morgan, Limestone and Lawrence counties remain under a fl...
2/20/2019 8:54:00 AM
HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The State Highway 274 bridge passing over the Cedar Creek Reservoir Spillway is reopened to traffic. The bridge, located about seven miles north of SH 31 between Trinidad ...
2/20/2019 5:13:00 AM
The Tennessee Valley Authority has closed the road and bridge over Wilson Dam due to hazardous conditions created by heavy rain. TVA spokesman Scott Fiedler said the road and bridge that spans the Ten...
2/19/2019 7:42:00 PM
WPSD Local 6
PADUCAH, KY — A spokeswoman with the U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Paducah confirms the Guard responded to a diesel oil spill Tuesday in the Tennessee River near Paducah. Lt. Terri Parris says a ...
2/19/2019 2:38:00 PM
Those paying the most attention are the cities along the Tennessee River, and the City of Florence is already putting their action plan into motion. With just a casual glance, you can see currents ...
2/19/2019 12:38:00 PM
IRVING, TX -- A body found in a submerged in the Cedar Creek Reservoir Friday has been identified as a 25-year-old woman who went missing January 27. The medical examiner identified the body ...
2/19/2019 11:49:00 AM
ATLANTA Georgia is re-starting a 201-year dispute with Tennessee and North Carolina over its northern border and the Tennessee River. The Georgia House voted 163-4 last week to pursue negotiations to ...
2/19/2019 8:56:00 AM
Rescue crews found her 2011 Mazda 3 in the Cedar Creek Reservoir on Friday, according to the Log Cabin Police Department. It was in about 15 feet of water, about 75 yards from a boat ramp.
2/19/2019 7:30:00 AM
TVA manages the Tennessee River in north Alabama as well as water systems throughout its seven-state footprint. And when extraordinarily heavy rain is anticipated, TVA does the obvious: It makes room ...
2/19/2019 4:11:00 AM
The Tennessee River could rise to flood stage later this week as the area braces for up to 8 inches of rain. Major flood stage is forecast in west Tennessee with high river conditions also expected in ...
2/18/2019 8:06:00 PM
Rescue crews found her vehicle in the Cedar Creek Reservoir on Friday, according to the Log Cabin Police Department. Montanez's 2011 Mazda 3 was found in about 15 feet of water, about 75 yards from a ...
2/18/2019 5:50:00 PM
Meteorologists pointed out what areas could be hit the hardest. “The Tennessee River at Whitesburg is projected to go into major flood stage. The last comparable flood was in 2003 and there was some s...
2/18/2019 5:12:00 PM
HUNTSVILLE, Ala – Huntsville and Madison County emergency services held a briefing Monday to prepare for the rain moving into the area. They are worried about flooding along the Tennessee River.
2/18/2019 4:54:00 PM
Montanez’s 2011 Mazda was recovered about 4:30 p.m. Friday near a boat ramp at Cedar Creek Reservoir in Log Cabin. A press release said the vehicle was in approximately 15 feet of water and an estimat...
2/18/2019 3:45:00 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Georgia lawmakers are again seeking to claim land in Tennessee they believe belongs to their state. House Resolution 51 was passed in the Georgia Legislature last Thursday by a ...
2/18/2019 2:38:00 PM
The original sounds came from Clyde’s world: the sounds of train wheels on steel, the thump, thump, thump of the grain elevator on the Tennessee River. Clyde had told me about the elevator. When I tra...
2/18/2019 10:18:00 AM
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Georgia is re-starting a 201-year dispute with Tennessee and North Carolina over its northern border and the Tennessee River. The Georgia House voted 163-4 last week to pursue negotiations to establis...
2/18/2019 8:42:00 AM
The vehicle was recovered about 4:30 p.m. Friday near the main boat ramp at the Cedar Creek Reservoir in Log Cabin, Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said. The vehicle belonged to Brenda Montan...
2/16/2019 8:41:00 PM
DECATUR, Ala. - Tennessee's Riverkeeper has met twice since January to clean the country's dirtiest river- the Tennessee River. Decatur's Dry Branch Creek meets up with the Tennessee River ...
2/15/2019 11:52:00 PM
The vehicle was recovered about 4:30 p.m. Friday near the main boat ramp at the Cedar Creek Reservoir in Log Cabin, according to Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse. The vehicle belonged to Brend...
Closure of Tennessee River to commercial traffic is costing Chattanooga businesses that rely on barges
2/15/2019 7:14:00 PM
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga companies that use barges on the Tennessee River have grappled with the closure of the Tennessee River to commercial traffic for the past week, and they're worried about a continuing shut ...
2/14/2019 10:22:00 PM
James “Skip” Thompson of Decatur remembers the fun times he had skiing and fishing on the Tennessee River as a youngster. “The river was an important part of my childhood, and it still is,” he said. “ ...
The Father Of Samuel Williams Spied Out One Of The Most Beautiful Vistas In The South (2nd In A Series)
2/14/2019 4:23:00 PM
It was the father of Samuel Williams who spied out one of the most beautiful vistas in the South on the Tennessee River near the future Chattanooga. As spelled out in the old Williams lawsuit that was ...
2/14/2019 12:15:00 PM
The chemicals -- called per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances or PFAS -- were manufactured for decades at the 3M facility in Decatur, on the banks of the Tennessee River. One Alabama water utility has ...
2/14/2019 7:27:00 AM
Franklin County Times
For folks who know the history of Franklin County and its borders, its connection to the Tennessee River and the Tennessee Valley Authority is no surprise. For those who are unaware, the program held ...
2/13/2019 12:30:00 PM
Friday night into Saturday, we'll be watching a storm system developing near the Tennessee River Valley. The amount of cold air looks pretty marginal, making us think that if there's any chance for sn...
2/13/2019 12:09:00 PM
The NNH was founded in 1924 by a group of women who saw their neighbors living in poverty on the banks of the Tennessee River. They were living in shacks and needed bedding during the cold winter mont...
2/13/2019 7:43:00 AM
DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -On Saturday, February 16, 2019, Tennessee Riverkeeper staff and volunteers will conduct a litter cleanup along the banks of Dry Branch Creek near the Tennessee River in Decatur, Al...
2/13/2019 2:21:00 AM
While the Tennessee River Valley may be best known for its hundreds of outdoor adventures and breathtaking views, the region also offers a variety of music festivals for every musical taste.
"Father Of Chattanooga" Samuel Williams Was Illiterate, Lousy Bookkeeper, But He Had A Vision (First Of A Series)
2/12/2019 5:01:00 PM
The man known as "the father of Chattanooga" was illiterate and a lousy bookkeeper, but he had a vision about the future of a little place on the Tennessee River surrounded by mountains in all directi...
2/11/2019 10:13:00 PM
The series will begin Saturday, February 16 with a discussion and exhibit depicting the Tennessee River and North Alabama. Dr. Carolyn Barske Crawford, co-author with Brian Murphy of their recent rele...
2/11/2019 7:23:00 PM
A Grammy Award-winning country artist will be headlining the first Tennessee River Jam scheduled for the last weekend in June. Joe Diffie, who won a Grammy in 1992 for best country collaboration with ...
2/10/2019 3:05:00 PM
New multi-unit or dense residential construction has been going on in downtown near the Tennessee River and the North Shore for some time, but now the fever seems to have overtaken areas near South Br...
2/8/2019 2:05:00 PM
WPSD Local 6
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY — The westbound lanes of the Interstate 24 Tennessee River bridge at the Livingston County, Marshall County line will be closed overnight Friday. The closure — at the 30 mile marke...
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