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April 18, 2001
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster aid has been made available for Mississippi to help families and communities recover from the effects of severe storms and floods that hit the state earlier this...
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April 3, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- Advisors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation team will be touring local sites during the next week to demonstrate the effectiveness and affordability...
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April 2, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- State and federal disaster recovery officials advise Mississippi residents who have disaster--related damage to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean up and repair their...
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March 30, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- With the deadline for registering for disaster recovery assistance approaching, state and federal officials have already approved more than $12.8 million to Mississippians who suffered...
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March 22, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- As the federal-state disaster recovery effort gains momentum, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mobile disaster recovery center (DRC) will begin making rounds in five...
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March 22, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- Disaster assistance to Mississippi's 50 tornado-ravaged counties reached $7.9 million in the first month of federal/state recovery efforts as the number of residents applying for state...
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March 22, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- Residents of the 50 Mississippi disaster-declared counties, including the recently declared 12 southern Mississippi counties, may be eligible for federal disaster unemployment benefits...
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March 17, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- A disaster information Helpline has been established for those Mississippians affected by the Feb. 16 and 24 tornadoes and violent windstorms who need information about disaster...
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March 17, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- Due to the large number of requests for information regarding construction of storm-resistant "Safe Rooms," arrangements have been made with The Home Depot, 1074 Cross Creek Drive, in...
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March 16, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved an initial allocation of $50,000 to pay for 60 days of free counseling services for those who suffered losses and had their...
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