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
As my mother and I were driving around looking at all the disaster zones in Winston County, we decided that we would go ahead and put our multicolored flower arrangements on our family’s graves, and we also decided to walk … Read more
During the recent storms in Mississippi, hundreds of individuals and business were affected by powerful tornados. Many counties in the state were declared disaster areas, qualifying them for federal disaster assistance. The United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation … Read more
Disaster survivors should check a contractor’s credentials before signing a rebuilding contract. The Mississippi Board of Contractors cautions that fraudulent contractors are contacting survivors and asking them to sign contracts in the amount of their entire homeowner insurance benefit.
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Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.
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The April 28th tornado has been such a blow to … Read more
On behalf of Fresenius Medical Care, which has been part of the Louisville community for 13 years, our hearts go out to the people who lost loved ones, friends and neighbors during the recent tornado. Emergency responders provided critical aid, … Read more