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Winter storm hits Southeast

...farm fields white. Parts of the state saw 4 inches of snow.Traffic slowed to a crawl on the bridge spanning the Tennessee River, with snow accumulating on guardrails. The river was swollen out of its banks after days of heavy rain across north...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-17/winter-storm-hits-southeast
Legislators vote on execution drugs, DUIs and more

...resolution seeking a strip of land leading to the Tennessee River. The offer will be sent to Tennessee officials...decreed in 1796, Georgia could take water from the Tennessee River. The issue took on importance amid a dispute among...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-03-26/legislators-vote-execution-drugs-du
Vogtle and other nuclear sites briefed on TVA gunfire probe

...about 2 a.m. Sunday, when a Watts Bar Nuclear Plant officer spotted an intruder in a restricted area along the Tennessee River about 200 yards from the plant's cooling towers.The intruder fired at the officer, who returned fire and summoned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-22/vogtle-and-other-nuclear-site
Augusta firm redeveloping downtown Knoxville

...waterfront property where a hospital once stood. The site will have 300 luxury Class A apartment units overlooking the Tennessee River, 225 student housing suites, a 150 room waterfront hotel and 40,000 square feet of retail and office space. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2013-06-06/augusta-fir
Across the region

...Atlanta's water problems by diverting water heading to the Tennessee River and shipping it south.Rep. Jay Neal urged a House...that is flowing across the state's border into the Tennessee River, collect it in abandoned rock quarries and ship it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-02-16/across-region
Basin transfers would be costly for Atlanta

...River basin. Similar transfers were proposed from the Tennessee River and West Point Lake. Perdue spokesman Bert Brantley...about $415 per million gallons. Pumping from the Tennessee River and West Point was even more expensive, with costs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/02/met_557787.shtml
Metro | Water
Ga. task force concerned with water timetable

...contemplated by the task force would be to tap into the Tennessee River. That would almost certainly involve a politically...placed the state's northern line just short of the Tennessee River. That's kept water-starved Georgia from accessing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/25/met_556994.shtml
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Industry will watch Vogtle engineer's work

...and worked with the Tennessee Valley Authority. "At the time I thought I'd build nuclear plants up and down the Tennessee River for TVA. That didn't turn out," he said. "I never dreamed after 30 years with Southern Co. I'd get this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/04/met_529821.shtml
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Debate on drought dries up in Capitol

...was to embrace a statewide water plan. And powerful lawmakers soon backed a quixotic bid to claim water from the Tennessee River. The drought still grips parts of north Georgia, and Lake Lanier is still around 14 feet below normal level. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/09/met_510789.shtml
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Despite hurricanes, drought continues

...among Georgia, Florida and Alabama intensified, and legislators in Tennessee and Georgia sparred over rights to the Tennessee River. This time around, the rhetoric has been subdued. Politicians are still urging conservation and forecasters still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/12/met_479208.shtml
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