Federal assistance approved for disaster survivors in 12 Mississippi counties has reached more than $10 million.
Just three weeks after tornadoes ripped through Mississippi, FEMA’s National Mobile Disaster Hospital opened Monday in Louisville, Miss. and is being operated by the … Read more
The effects of the tornado that struck various Mississippi communities are still being felt nearly a month later.
In particular, the dialysis patients at Fresenius Medical Care Winston County located in Louisville, experienced the full force of … Read more
During the Memorial Day Holiday period, the Mississippi Highway Patrol issued 6,081 Citations including 693 seatbelt violations. Troopers also removed 132 impaired drivers from the highway and investigated 112 collisions across the state.
There were three fatal … Read more
JACKSON, Miss. – Survivors have until 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, to visit the disaster recovery center located on Stadium Drive in Columbus and until 6 p.m. Friday, May 30, to visit the disaster recovery center in Waynesboro. Both centers … Read more
ATLANTA – The U. S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $5 million in Disaster Assistance Loans for residents in Mississippi affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from April 28 through May 3, 2014. Also, the SBA … Read more
Area young female athletes will have an opportunity to sharpen their basketball skills by attending the annual Junior High Girls’ Basketball Camp scheduled June 8-11 at East Central Community College in Decatur. Activities will be held in the Brackeen-Wood Physical … Read more
JACKSON, Miss. – Residents in the Tupelo area can learn how to build or rebuild to reduce the likelihood of damage the next time severe storms, tornadoes or floods hit. Federal Emergency Management Agency’s mitigation experts know how and they … Read more
FEMA does not duplicate benefits that homeowner or renter insurance covers, but it may be able to provide disaster assistance when insurance coverage is not enough to cover the damage. The only way to obtain that potential benefit is to … Read more