Property owners and hired workers erect Hesco baskets along the Mississippi River to protect against impending floodwaters in Natchez, Miss., Saturday, May 7, 2011. By Saturday, the levee had held, ... more 
Property owners and hired workers erect Hesco baskets along the Mississippi River to protect against impending floodwaters in Natchez, Miss., Saturday, May 7, 2011. By Saturday, the levee had held, and officials boasted that only a few houses appeared to be damaged. More importantly, no one was injured or killed. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gerald Herbert
Sat, May 7, 2011 5:56 PM EDT