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November 18, 2002
Columbus, MS -- If your family or business sustained losses in the recent tornadoes that struck five Mississippi counties, federal and state assistance may be available to help you recover. The five...
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November 18, 2002
Columbus, MS -- A state-federal disaster recovery center will open in Columbus Monday (Nov. 18) to help families that suffered losses in the November 10-11 tornadoes learn the status of their...
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November 14, 2002
Washington, D. C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared a major disaster for Mississippi, opening the way for the use of...
Mississippi
October 17, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Hancock County near Stennis Airport will move to another location on Monday, Oct. 21, federal and state disaster recovery officials announced...
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October 17, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- Jackson County residents have until Sunday afternoon to visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Pascagoula, federal and state disaster recovery officials announced today. That DRC...
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October 15, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- If your home or business was damaged in Mississippi's recent tropical storm and resultant flooding, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and Federal Emergency Management...
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October 14, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- Disaster officials are concerned with the low return of completed low-interest loan packets. Mississippi State Coordinating Officer, Leon Shaifer, cautioned, "Just because an...
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October 14, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- People who live or work in the seven disaster-declared Mississippi counties and are unable to work as a direct result of the severe weather that occurred September 23 through October...
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October 12, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- Every year, more homes in the U.S. are damaged by floods than by any other natural disaster, a fact well known to residents of the seven southern Mississippi counties affected by...
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October 11, 2002
Gulfport, MS -- More than $1.6 million in federal grants or loans has been approved to help Mississippians in seven counties that were declared disaster areas by the president following the severe...
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