4/28 Tornado

County residents warned of fraudulent contractors

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

Winston County residents need to protect themselves from another wave of tornado damage: fraudulent contractors.
Homeowners and landowners are anxious to get recovery efforts underway. Families may be displaced until repairs are … Read more

Avoid falling victim to a disaster scam

Volunteers active in disasters do not invoice for work

Communities across Mississippi are getting a helping hand from numerous volunteer organizations that are active during disasters, but the one thing that hand will never present to anyone they help is … Read more

Center available to help farmers

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

The Winston County Extension office will host an Agriculture Disaster Recovery Center from 1-4 p.m. on Thursday, May 15.
The Agriculture Disaster Recovery Center will provide… Read more

Debris concerns mount in Winston County

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

Winston County officials are receiving reports of problems with the ongoing debris removal from property throughout the tornado damaged area.
Residents are being warned of issues connected to insurance claims and safety … Read more