Mississippi River to reach crest this week


After a few weeks of being on the rise, the Mighty Mississippi is expected to stop swelling this week in the Queen City.

The Mississippi River on the Greenville gage is expected to crest at 51.3 feet Friday, which is a few feet higher than its 48-foot flood stage.

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