Fort Loudoun Lake News

6/23/2018 10:10:00 PM
Decatur Daily
We stayed at the Point Mallard Inn on Johnston Street. It was $19.95 a night. We liked the city because of the Tennessee River being here, and we had grown up on the water on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.” Fast forward about 35 years, and Villarreal ...

6/22/2018 3:37:09 AM
CNN
The experience has been specifically designed to replicate the route taken by the neighboring Tennessee River, which flows from the Appalachian Mountains down to the Gulf of Mexico. The attraction, located in Chattanooga, was once the world's largest ...

6/22/2018 3:37:00 AM
CNN
The experience has been specifically designed to replicate the route taken by the neighboring Tennessee River, which flows from the Appalachian Mountains down to the Gulf of Mexico. The attraction, located in Chattanooga, was once the world's largest ...

6/21/2018 12:32:00 AM
Murray Ledger & Times
MARYVILLE, Tenn. — Murray native Kim Trevathan just proved that age is only a number. Twenty years ago, when he was 40, Trevathan took a canoe the entire 650-plus miles of the Tennessee River, going downstream from where the river starts at Knoxville ...

6/20/2018 10:15:00 PM
Decatur Daily
Commercial traffic on the Tennessee River in Decatur has been slowed because of a lack of funding to replace a key mooring cell — a river structure used for securing barges during unloading and loading. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineering shut down two ...

6/20/2018 12:45:00 PM
al.com
In the 1930's TVA built several dams to make use of the mighty Tennessee River to power eastern Tennessee and north Alabama. Construction of the Guntersville Dam began in 1935 and was completed in 1939. The dam is 94 feet high and stretches 3,979 feet ...

6/20/2018 9:59:00 AM
Smoky Mountain News
The grant will fund streambank stabilization and repair of a riparian wetland near the Little Tennessee River Greenway in Franklin. Mainspring purchased the 16-acre property in a collaborative effort with Macon County to expand the popular recreation trail.

6/19/2018 5:16:00 PM
U.S. News Travel
Situated atop a bluff overlooking the Tennessee River and downtown Chattanooga, this district is barely a neighborhood, it stretches across just 1½ blocks. But what it lacks in size, it makes up for in character. Lush vines hug buildings, public works of ...

6/19/2018 9:10:00 AM
Nooga.com
Several organizations are hosting a post-Riverbend Festival river clean up on Saturday. Owners of L2 Outside, Chattanooga Paddleboards, Wild Trails and Chattanooga Cycleboats are seeking 25 or more volunteers to help with the 2-hour cleanup Saturday ...

6/18/2018 2:21:00 AM
The Business Journals
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Tennessee River and its seventy plus tributaries are widely known for the quality of paddling experiences and for the diversity of the shorelines, from vibrant cityscapes to densely tree canopied ...

6/18/2018 2:06:00 AM
StreetInsider
The Tennessee River and its seventy plus tributaries are widely known for the quality of paddling experiences and for the diversity of the shorelines, from vibrant cityscapes to densely tree canopied streambeds. The mighty river begins upstream of ...

6/16/2018 9:03:00 PM
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lake sturgeon, the largest fish in the Tennessee River system, had disappeared in the 1970s because of poor water quality, excess commercial fishing and a lack of environmental controls when Tennessee Valley Authority built the river's dam system.

6/16/2018 10:16:00 AM
DVIDSHub
CHATTANOOGA Tenn. – The city of Chattanooga welcomed military members to its Riverbend Festival by hosting a Military Appreciation night, on the Coke main stage along the Tennessee River at Ross’s Landing, and featured, the United States Fleet Forces ...

6/16/2018 2:56:00 AM
thedailytimes
KNOXVILLE — The Knox County Mayor’s Office and the Knox County Parks and Recreation Department will unveil a new canoe/kayak launch recently built near a popular fishing pier on Fort Loudoun Lake. The event will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday ...

6/15/2018 9:26:00 PM
WLTX
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - High pressure will be building over the Tennessee River Valley this weekend. This will help decrease the chance for rain. There will be widely scattered thunderstorms this afternoon, but little chance for rain after today. However ...

6/15/2018 6:07:00 PM
WTVC
We went out on the Tennessee River Friday with TVA biologists to show you electro-fishing. "The Tennessee river is an amazingly diverse system," Biologist Kurt Lakin said. The fastest way to see all the variety is by electro-fishing. It's a process used to ...

6/15/2018 2:41:00 PM
WBIR
You may have seen your next vacation option from the Tennessee River, surrounded by Ijams Nature Center. It was designed to be a truly unique house at the end of dead end street. "It's just a gem that is right here very close to Downtown Knoxville," Judy ...

6/14/2018 11:11:00 AM
Knoxville News Sentinel
Concord Park gets new canoe/kayak launch on Fort Loudoun Lake The Knox County Mayor's Office and Parks and Recreation Department will be revealing a new canoe and kayak launch on Tuesday at Concord Park. Check out this story on knoxnews.com: https://knoxne ...

6/12/2018 1:35:00 PM
Chattanooga Times Free Press
The closure of a bridge over the Tennessee River in Jackson County, Ala., for repairs that start June 18 will create some lengthy detours for residents who need to cross the river on Alabama 117. Alabama Department of Transportation officials said the ...

6/9/2018 10:50:00 AM
U.S. News & World Report
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The death of a firefighter whose body was found in the Tennessee River has been ruled a suspected homicide. News outlets say that an autopsy report shows Nashville Fire Department firefighter Jesse Reed "drowned with a ...

6/8/2018 5:06:00 PM
WTVC
Chattanooga's annual summer festival is aptly named Riverbend because it's hosted on the bend of the Tennessee River. That means music lovers have an unconventional option when it comes to how to take in the festival. We spoke with boating veterans Friday ...

6/7/2018 4:27:00 PM
Chattanoogan.com
Developers have closed on a deal to buy the huge Alstom property on the Tennessee River for $30 million. The former Combustion Engineering site on Riverfront Parkway was sold to West End Properties, LLC. The development company was just formed a couple of ...

6/6/2018 10:46:00 PM
WRCB
Tennessee American Water has begun staging the equipment needed for the installation of a third additional pipe in the Tennessee River. While these deliveries are being made, a small portion of the Riverpark behind the Tennessee American Water plant will ...

6/6/2018 10:02:00 PM
WBBJ-TV
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A group of students and professors from the University of Tennessee are working to make the Tennessee River more accessible. WBIR-TV reports it took two years for students in a landscape architecture class to create a map for a ...

6/6/2018 4:04:00 PM
USA Today
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A teenager captured on video tossing a dog to its death from a railroad bridge hundreds of feet above a Tennessee river one year ago has been charged, according to court records. The Scott County teenager was 17 when an unidentified ...

6/6/2018 3:44:00 PM
Chattanoogan.com
Tennessee American Water has begun staging the equipment needed for the installation of a third additional pipe in the Tennessee River. While these deliveries are being made, a small portion of the Riverpark behind the Tennessee American Water plant will ...

6/6/2018 11:08:00 AM
wdef.com
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A group of students and professors from the University of Tennessee are working to make the Tennessee River more accessible. WBIR-TV reports it took two years for students in a landscape architecture class to create a map for a ...

6/6/2018 7:38:00 AM
The Herald-Dispatch
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A group of students and professors from the University of Tennessee are working to make the Tennessee River more accessible. WBIR-TV reports it took two years for students in a landscape architecture class to create a map for a ...

6/6/2018 12:06:00 AM
The Republic
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A group of students and professors from the University of Tennessee are working to make the Tennessee River more accessible. WBIR-TV reports it took two years for students in a landscape architecture class to create a map for a 652 ...

6/5/2018 11:38:00 PM
The Seattle Times
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A group of students and professors from the University of Tennessee are working to make the Tennessee River more accessible. WBIR-TV reports it took two years for students in a landscape architecture class to create a map for a ...

6/5/2018 9:57:00 PM
The Business Journals
The Tennessee River Valley is known for its many rivers, recreational lakes, and waterways that stretch across the region connecting rural communities to larger metro areas. Each year, millions of visitors are drawn to the promise of miles of whitewater ...

6/5/2018 3:25:00 PM
WRCB
TVA has had all nine dams open along the Tennessee River since last week, including Chickamauga. Set up for the Riverbend Music Festival started a few days ago. With the main stage floating on the Tennessee River, Friends of the Festival marketing ...

6/5/2018 1:54:00 AM
WBTV
A Denver man lost his life in a Tennessee boating incident this past weekend. Three people were in a boat that overturned below the Fort Loudoun Dam along the Tennessee River Saturday morning, according to WVLT. WVLT reported that Donald McCorkle ...

6/4/2018 8:07:00 PM
WHNT
HUNTSVILLE, Ala - Huntsville's gateway to the Tennessee River is getting a much-needed facelift. Ditto Landing received a $10,000 grant to kickstart a renovation project to improve the public restrooms and campsites. "We're excited about them, we're ...

6/4/2018 7:14:00 PM
WBIR
A group of UT students have been working on a massive project to make the entire Tennessee River more accessible. It’s a multi-modal trail system that will stretch from Knoxville to Paducah, Kentucky. This map above is a product of two years of hard work ...

6/4/2018 6:06:00 PM
WHNT
LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. — A settlement in a class action suit alleging chemically tainted Tennessee River water was thrown out Monday by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. The settlement was drawn up between the West Morgan-East Lawrence Water and ...

6/4/2018 6:48:00 AM
The Charlotte Observer
A.J. Re, 23, was one of three Lincoln County men in the boat when it vanished on the Tennessee River, just below the Ft. Loudoun Dam, reported TV station WBIR. A specific cause of his death was not reported. The other two men in the boat who survived were ...

6/3/2018 9:05:00 PM
thedailytimes
Authorities have identified the victim in a fatal boating accident on the Tennessee River in Lenoir City on Saturday. A.J. Re’, 23, Denver, N.C., was killed in the accident that sent three men overboard into treacherous waters, the Tennessee Wildlife ...

6/3/2018 4:35:00 PM
WBBJ-TV
LENOIR CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A North Carolina man was killed when a fishing boat was forced underwater in the Tennessee River. Three men were in the boat around 10 a.m. Saturday when it was pulled into water being discharged from Fort Loudoun Dam, according ...

6/3/2018 9:11:00 AM
WRCB
One man has died and two others are recovering after they went overboard in the Tennessee River Saturday. According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the three men from North Carolina were in a 22-foot fishing boat that overturned after it was ...





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