PEARL – The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is working with officials and residents across the state to assist with storm damage and to provide guidance on the proper management of debris resulting from recent tornadoes.
There are currently … Read more
Over 200 Red Cross workers are providing shelter, emotional support, meals and relief supplies to people impacted by the storm that devastated parts of Mississippi last week.
Red Cross damage assessment teams continue to work to identify … Read more
Forty of Winston County’s 2014 graduates went the extra mile in their education to be named a Mississippi Scholar. The Winston County Chamber funds a recognition breakfast for the students which is scheduled for Thursday, May 8 at 8 a.m. … Read more
JACKSON MS — In the aftermath of Monday’s tornadoes, mail service continues uninterrupted for postal customers served out of the Louisville, Pearl, and Tupelo, MS Post Offices.
In response to changing mail service needs, the U.S. Postal … Read more
WASHINGTON – U.S. Small Business Administration’s Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet issued the following statement after the announcement of the Presidential disaster declaration for several counties in Mississippi affected by severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that began on April 28, 2014.
“The … Read more
May 5, 2014 –Team Rubicon (TR), a veteran-led disaster relief organization which has been active in recovery efforts since shortly after the deadly tornado outbreak last week, continues disaster recovery operations to support Winston County and other … Read more
May 2, 2014 – As Mississippi and Alabama dig out from last week’s tornadoes, President Barack Obama declared seven counties damaged by the storms, federal disaster areas. This will allow individuals and local governments in those counties … Read more
Jackson, MS—The Secretary of State’s Office encourages Mississippians to be mindful when donating to disaster relief organizations in the wake of the recent storm activity.
“Mississippians are at their best when someone is in need,” says Secretary … Read more