- published: 16 Oct 2015
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A quick look at the transportation history of the Mississippi River.
At the hotel waiting on orientation to start on Monday.
Mississippians traveling out of state to hunt big game this fall need to be aware of a new rule affecting the transport of their trophy. In May 2016, the Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks passed 40 Miss. Admin Code, Part 2, Rule 2.7 Prohibition on Cervid Carcass Importation, to Protect Mississippi from Chronic Wasting Disease. Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a fatal neurological disease that affects cervids and has been found in 24 states and 3 foreign countries. A cervid is a member of the deer family and includes white-tailed deer, mule deer, elk, moose, caribou, red deer, sika deer, and fallow deer. Rule 2.7 states that it is unlawful to import, transport, or possess any portion of a cervid carcass originating from any state, territory, or foreign country where the occurr...
JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI — A U.S. Marine Corps transport plane crashed in the Mississippi Delta on Monday afternoon, killing 15 Marines and a Navy corpsman. The Marine Corps KC-130 aircraft was carrying 16 service members and small-arms ammunitions and personal weapons. It took off from Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in North Carolina and was en route to Naval Air Facility El Centro in California to deliver personnel and equipments, WLBT reported. According to CBS News, the aircraft suffered structural failure at 20,000 feet and may have exploded mid-air. It then disappeared from radar as it started to fall. It crashed and burned in a soybean field about 85 miles north of Jackson in Mississippi, scattering debris in a radius of about 5 miles. A witness told CBS News that bodies...
15 marines and a navy corpsman lost their lives in a C130 plane explosion.
Walt takes a look at technology this week, from drone aviation at Hinds Community College and Mississippi State, to Mississippi farmers growing crops hydroponically without using soil, to the wildly successful solar car team from Houston (Miss.) High School, which competes internationally with solar cars from top research universities. Learn more at http://www.mpbonline.org
Stratfor examines the adverse economic effects on transportation costs due to lower water levels on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. About Stratfor: Stratfor brings global events into valuable perspective, empowering businesses, governments and individuals to more confidently navigate their way through an increasingly complex international environment. For individual and enterprise subscriptions to Stratfor Worldview, our online publication, visit us at: https://worldview.stratfor.com/ And make sure to connect with Stratfor on social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/stratfor Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stratfor/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/stratfor YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/stratfor Learn more about Stratfor here: https://www.Stratfor.com Get the l...
The Port’s Mississippi River Intermodal Terminal, a $24.8 million project made possible by $16.7 million from Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery Program III grant funds (TIGER grant), is a new on-dock intermodal railyard providing the Port’s Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal with access to the six Class I rail lines serving the Port of New Orleans. This video was produced by Cavu Media Group www.cavumediagroup.com http://facebook.com/cavumedia
Mississippi’s 2040 Long-Range Transportation Plan, also known as MULTIPLAN 2040, sets a course of action to meet the state’s transportation needs for the next 25 years. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO) invite all Mississippians to join the discussion and submit ideas on transportation needs that are important to you and your community. Visit “mississippitransportationplan.mindmixer.com” for more information on how you can participate in planning Mississippi’s future transportation infrastructure.
Explore the Magnolia state’s infrastructure system over the past 100 years in this video series narrated by Steve Azar. As the roaring twenties came to a close, America saw the dawn of the Great Depression following the stock market crash of October 1929. A year after the longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world, the reorganization of the Mississippi Highway Department occurred with the Stansel Act of 1930. Thank you for tuning in to this 100 MDOT moment. For the rest of the story, visit GoMDOT.com/MSDOT100. MDOT would like to thank American singer-songwriter recording artist and Mississippi's very own Steve Azar for providing his voice talents to the “MDOT 100 Moment” video series. For more information about Steve Azar, visit www.steveazar....
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Enjoy the view out the back of an Amtrak Lincoln Service train as it runs over the MacArthur Bridge and across the Mississippi River from Illinois to Missouri and its destination of St. Louis on 10-10-10. Among the passengers aboard are members of Amtrak Unlimited, riding from Bloomington-Normal, IL, during their Fourth Annual Gathering.
TT Editorial Director Neil Abt interviews Dustin Koehl of Total Transportation of Mississippi, a LEAD ATA graduate and one of the young guns expected to be among the leaders who shape the future of the trucking industry.