In the interest of public safety, and in accordance with Center for Disease Control recommendations, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is taking the following precautionary measures to assist public health efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District has received approval to return Center Hill Lake to normal operations, which means that lake levels will be on the rise for the upcoming recreation season.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District announces the immediate closure of Ragland Bottom Day Use Beach at Center Hill Lake in Smithville, Tenn.
At the J. Percy Priest lake that is fueled by the Stones River out of Murfreesboro and into Smyrna and Nashville, the Dam is discharging water at a rate of 11,140 cubic feet per second. At such a release rate, the lake flowing through the dam could fill an Olympic size swimming pool every 7 seconds.
A jet skiing accident results in a fatality on Tims Ford Lake Saturday evening.
An accident on the popular Center Hill Lake resulted in serious injuries this past Labor Day weekend.
A man died at a popular lake destination in the nearby DeKalb County area.
Looking Back: "In 2016, more than 21 million people recreated at Lake Barkley, Cheatham Lake, Old Hickory Lake, J. Percy Priest Lake, Cordell Hull Lake, Center Hill Lake, Dale Hollow Lake, Lake Cumberland, Laurel River Lake and Martins Fork Lake in the Nashville District."
Headed to Percy Priest lake this weekend? Even though boating season is just starting to get underway, Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency has already seen some accidents, according to TWRA officer Jeff Webb.
A meeting will be held to discuss a popular swimming and fishing destination for many Rutherford County residents. That destination... Center Hill Lake and the modification of the Center Hill Dam.
A swimmer in Percy Priest Lake reported that he was walking in the water when he stepped on the body.
A 35 year old Nashville woman lost her life on Center Hill Lake over the weekend.
The deceased was found in the Nashville portion of the lake in the area of Hobson Pike.
"Mr. Smith advised that the subject then became irate stating that he would shoot them if they came back to his property (the lake)..."
In keeping a decades old promise, Mayor Senna Mosley also announced the official ribbon-cutting will be held on Saturday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m.
It's the most common form of cancer in the country, but the risk of skin cancer can be greatly reduced with some simple protections.
A man died after drowning in Percy Priest Lake on Sunday. The victim has been identified as 28-year old David...
La Vergne has formally lifted the request for water conservation. Water quality was never compromised as the utility addressed various impacts to the system as a result of cold weather-related...
"A second body was found in the lake around 4:28 a.m. this morning (Thursday) after the Smithville-DeKalb County Rescue Squad, using their sonar system, spotted an image of interest."
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