Mississippi residents prepare for possible river flooding

Mississippi residents prepare for possible river flooding

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The rental home that Suzannah Thames owns in Mississippi’s capital city was filled with dirty, snake-infested flood water when the Pearl River overflowed its banks in 2020. On Friday, Thames pointed to a column on the front porch to show how deep the water was then — about up to her … Read more

Floods shut down Banaue Hotel

Floods shut down Banaue Hotel

BANAUE CLEARING OPERATIONS Members of the police force clear the roads of debris in Banaue, Ifugao, on Thursday, July 7, 2022, after torrential rains caused landslides in the province. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao: The Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (Tieza) temporarily closed the iconic Banaue Hotel and Youth Hostel on Friday, July 8, … Read more