Monthly Archives: December 2014

Recovery Update From Tornadoes in South Mississippi

> RECOVERY UPDATE FROM TORNADOES > > PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, Small Business Administration and local officials are conducting Joint Preliminary Damage Assessments in both Jones and Marion counties from the Dec. 23 tornadoes. The assessments…

MDOT Urges Safety this New Year’s

> JACKSON, MISS. – The year is winding down, and the time of New Year’s resolutions and college football bowl games, family and friends is quickly approaching. This New Year’s, motorists across the state will hit the roads, eager to…

FOUR DEATHS CONFIRMED AND DAMAGE REPORTED TO MEMA

> > PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received confirmation of four deaths and at least 20 injuries from apparent tornadoes and severe weather that struck the state on Tuesday afternoon. > > “Our thoughts and prayers are…

Conference marks 25 years of educating dairy farmers

> TYLERTOWN — Mississippi State University and Louisiana State University will celebrate 25 years of bringing management and marketing information to dairy producers in early January. > > The 25th annual Mississippi-Louisiana Dairy Management Conference will be Jan. 8 at…

MDOT Urges Safety this Holiday Season

> JACKSON, MISS. – The days are shorter, the weather is colder and the time of Santa Claus and shopping, family and friends is quickly approaching. This Christmas, with the national average price of gasoline at its lowest level in…

Be Prepared for Grinch-Like Weather

> > PEARL – The threat of severe weather is in the forecast for most of the state Monday afternoon through Tuesday. With Christmas travel underway, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is reminding everyone to know how to get alerts…