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  1. Corps forms plan to plug levee holesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Nine sections of the earthen levee along the Black River near Pocahontas, including a 300-yard stretch, remain gouged by last month's flooding, but U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials are expected to begin repairing them early next year.


  2. As river surges, long wait beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Emergency officials finished preparations for rising waters along the White River by evacuating more residents and placing sandbags around businesses, and residents in Pocahontas for the first time Sunday were able to see damage done to their homes by the flooded Black River.


  3. Rivers of Randolph CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    I have fallen in love with Randolph County. While I remembered it fondly from earlier visits, I recently spent three days in the area while attending the annual convention of the Arkansas Historical Association.


  4. Flooding ebbs in state's northeastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Water slowly began receding from flood-ravaged Randolph and Lawrence counties Thursday, giving officials their first glimpse at the damage left by the flooding Black River and several breaches along a levee system that protected a portion of Pocahontas.


  5. Levee fails, looses rising torrentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Nine sections of a levee system along the rain-swollen Black River near Pocahontas failed Wednesday morning, sending a rush of water toward Lawrence County, closing U.S. 63 and prompting officials to urge residents in the water's path to evacuate quickly.


  6. Bloated Black River tops leveeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    The roiling Black River spilled over a levee system east of Pocahontas on Tuesday afternoon, and officials feared imminent collapses of the earthen structure will send a 'wall of water' cascading toward neighboring Lawrence County.


  7. Black River to breach Arkansas levy soon, officials say; city ordered evacuation of nearby townRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A rain-swollen Black River will breach the top of a Randolph County levy by late Tuesday morning near Pocahontas after the mayor ordered the eastern portion of the town to evacuate, weather officials said.


  8. Tense Pocahontas awaits record-high Black RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    POCAHONTAS -- City officials on Monday ordered the mandatory evacuation of eastern Pocahontas, including an assisted-living apartment complex and a college, as the Black River continued to rise to an expected record high.


  9. Pocahontas college on probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A regional accrediting agency has placed Black River Technical College on probation because it did not meet three criteria related mostly to assessing student learning.


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