From the Southwest.
Augusta, May 2.
--The Savannah Morning News
, has a special dispatch from Mobile
, dated yesterday, which states that Forts Jackson
and St. Philip
is in New Orleans, on his parole.--The Federal flag has been hoisted over the Custom-House
The Republican's Corinth
correspondent, under date of the 30th, says that heavy skirmishing is going on between the outposts of the two armies.
The enemy is slowly advancing.
correspondent of the Chronicle and Sentinel,
in his letter of the 30th, says that the Federals
attacked the Confederates
on the 29th.
The latter were falling back on Chattanooga
reports the enemy crossing the island at Bridgeport
While leaving the place a car ran over some of our troops, wounding several--two probably killed.
It is reported in Atlanta
that a part of Gen. Mitchell
's force was advancing from Ganter's Landing, in Rome