Thomas Bankhead, right, talks with his grandson Alex Bankhead on the porch of his 170-year-old historic home known as the Landmark House in downtown Clarksville, Mo., Thursday, July 3, 2014. With ... more 
Thomas Bankhead, right, talks with his grandson Alex Bankhead on the porch of his 170-year-old historic home known as the Landmark House in downtown Clarksville, Mo., Thursday, July 3, 2014. With Mississippi River floodwater threatening the town, Bankhead purchased Hesco barriers that were used to combat flooding in Iowa City. The river is nearly 6 feet above flood stage in Clarksville and is expected to rise another 3 feet by Tuesday. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Robert Cohen) EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT less 
1 / 1
Associated Press | Photo By St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Robert Cohen
Fri, Jul 4, 2014 1:15 AM EDT