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When a prolonged drought threatened its future, the financially strapped city of Brockton invested millions in a state-of-the-art facility that would turn saltwater fresh—and save the city in the process. That was the plan, anyway.
South Georgia water experts say we still need to conserve water, even though the National Drought Monitor declared the drought officially over in March. Almost daily rain showers have pushed most South Georgia streams slightly above average. This year …

The year was 1867, long before the TVA dam and reservoir system had been constructed. The flood crested at 58 feet and completely inundated the city from Missionary Ridge to Lookout Mountain. Could it happen again?