In coordination with local and state disaster relief authorities, NRG Energy’s Power2Serve vehicle has been deployed to assist in relief efforts for the first time in Louisville, MS.
The Power2Serve program consists of a volunteer emergency recovery effort paired with … Read more
Specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency are reaching out to survivors in Mississippi’s storm-ravaged communities to help individuals register for assistance. Survivors may meet a specialist in their neighborhood or speak to one on the phone.… Read more
LOUISVILLE — Disaster assessment teams with the Mississippi State University Extension Service are providing “boots on the ground” as agricultural landowners begin the process of recovering from the April 28 storms.
“These trained teams … Read more
A benefit for three persons who were affected by the F4 tornado in Winston County will be held May 9.
Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw, Choctaw Nursing Center, Pioneer Medical Center, Pioneer Family Medical of Ackerman, Pioneer … Read more
Early last year, I joined the National Weather Service in Jackson to celebrate state-of-the-art upgrades to its Doppler Weather Radar system. The life-saving potential of these improvements was immediately apparent as a powerful tornado tore through the Hattiesburg area in … Read more
“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Oktibbeha County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” Douglas E. Naron, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said today.
According to Mr. Naron, this authority is pursuant to Administrator Garcia’s declaration … Read more
MetroCast Communications, the video, Internet and phone provider with offices in eight Mississippi communities, has put its full focus on restoring video, Internet and phone services in the wake of tornadoes Monday afternoon which caused power outages … Read more
Winston Medical Center met with employees Tuesday at 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church to inform employees of future plans for WMC and employment of all employees.
Paul Black, Interim CEO told employees that once the mobile hospital is set … Read more
Replacement benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as the food stamp program, are available for current SNAP recipients who experienced food loss as a result of the severe weather April 27-29, 2014.
To qualify, current recipients must … Read more
As we began the week last week, none of us would expect this week for our town to be in the national news—with our town all over the weather news channels. Our town is ultra-resilient, and we will build back … Read more