We all know the old saying “failing to prepare is preparing to fail”, and while it might sound like a cliché, it is grounded in fact. Planning does not guarantee success, but it will increase your chances.
The same can … Read more
After devastating tornadoes and storms left portions of Mississippi battered and torn last week, the American Red Cross has been hard at work providing food, shelter, comfort and information to our friends and neighbors. The state and FEMA are hosting … Read more
Lawmakers in a special session May 8 quickly approved $17 million in state disaster assistance after April 28 deadly tornadoes.
Gov. Phil Bryant called lawmakers into special session at 1 p.m. Thursday, and the measure had passed unanimously by 4 … Read more
Volunteers managing the donation center at the Louisville Coliseum are reporting excesses and shortages.
There is an abundance of bottled water, dental items and clothing.
Donors are asked to focus efforts on … Read more
PEARL, Miss. – Everyone receives a letter from the Federal Emergency Management Agency after applying for disaster assistance. It explains FEMA’s decision, what to do next if you disagree with FEMA’s decision, and how grant money should be spent if … Read more