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Barge Companies Follow Trains and Toot Their Horn

Barge Companies Follow Trains and Toot Their Horn

December 5, 2011 at 6:02 am

The railroad industry has been tooting its own horn over the last three years, letting the world know how efficiently cargo can move by rail. Now barge companies are hopping on that same public relations train.

New Monitors to Detect Seepage at TVA Gallatin Plant’s Ash Pond

July 21, 2010 at 5:43 pm

The project comes after an ash pond’s dyke burst at a TVA plant in Kingston in 2008, spilling millions of cubic yards of ash into a nearby river.

Corps Should’ve Better Communicated Water Releases From Dams, Bredesen Says

May 11, 2010 at 10:03 pm

Governor Phil Bredesen says the Army Corps of Engineers could’ve done a better job communicating last week how it was managing floodwaters at area dams. But Bredesen says he doesn’t know whether the corps should’ve handled the rising waters differently.

GALLERY: More Photos After Nashville’s Flood

GALLERY: More Photos After Nashville’s Flood

May 6, 2010 at 9:40 am

Another collection of photos from the flood’s aftermath.

Rob Gordon contributes.