Opryland temporarily closed due to flooding

The sprawling Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville’s cornerstone in the travel industry, is closed indefinitely because of floodwaters from the nearby Cumberland River. On Monday, neatly arranged dining tables at the resort east of downtown were sitting in up to 10 feet of dirty water as crates of wine glasses floated by. The …

Flooding continues in Nashville

Country music’s landmark, the Grand Ole Opry House, was flooded with several feet of water, and at least 10 feet of water flooded the nearby Gaylord Opryland Hotel complex, indefinitely shutting down one of the nation’s largest hotel and convention centers. The historic Ryman Auditorium — the former home of the Grand Ole Opry — …