Mississippi River Flooding

May 16, 2011 - 7:00 AM
Ty Fontenot, left, and his brother Aron build a wall of sand bags around their home in Krotz Springs, La., Sunday, May 15, 2011, in advance of forecasted flooding of the Mississippi river brought on by the opening of the Morganza Spillway north of town. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)