Proposed DeSoto County levee could shift east

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: June 03, 2022 1:02 PM CT | Published: June 03, 2022 9:40 AM CT

The levee is slated in plans to parallel the east side U.S. 51, south of Goodman, protecting properties from Horn Lake Creek farther east.


U.S. Corps of Engineers Horn Lake Bullfrog Corner Flooding Lee Caldwell Andy Simmerman David Young North Mississippi
Toni Lepeska

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Toni Lepeska is a freelance reporter for The Daily Memphian. The 34-year veteran of newspaper journalism is an award-winning essayist and covers a diversity of topics, always seeking to reveal the human story behind the news. Toni, who grew up in Cayce, Mississippi, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi. To learn more, visit

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