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February 22, 2013
PEARL, Miss. – An outreach team from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be at the Home Depot store in Hattiesburg this weekend to explain techniques that may reduce potential damage to...
Region IV, Mississippi
February 21, 2013
PEARL, MISS., – Mississippians rebuilding from the recent storms and tornadoes should be aware that disasters often bring out phony contractors and rip-off artists who try to take advantage of storm...
Region IV, Mississippi
February 19, 2013
PEARL, Miss. – With the opening of a Disaster Recovery Center today in Foxworth, disaster survivors in Marion, Forrest, Lamar and Wayne counties can meet face-to-face with recovery specialists in...
Region IV, Mississippi
February 18, 2013
PEARL, Miss. – A new Disaster Recovery Center is open in Petal, giving disaster survivors in Forrest, Lamar, Marion and Wayne counties a third location for meeting face-to-face with recovery...
February 16, 2013
PEARL, Miss. – Disaster survivors in Forrest, Lamar, Marion and Wayne counties can now meet face-to-face with recovery specialists at two Disaster Recovery Centers opening today, Feb. 16, in...
February 13, 2013
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Mississippi and ordered...
Mississippi, Region IV
February 5, 2013
ATLANTA – In two days, more than 2.5 million people are expected to participate in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake drill. The ShakeOut will be held Thursday, February 7 at 10:15 a.m. local...
Region IV, Mississippi
December 28, 2012
Resolve to be Ready in Mississippi, Commit to Emergency Preparedness in 2013! ATLANTA — This year was characterized by extremely active and devastating weather events across the country; flooding in...
Region IV, Mississippi
November 15, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency/FEMA Joint Field Office and Operations Center will transfer to the Mississippi Recovery Office location in Biloxi on Nov. 21, and operate...
November 7, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Hurricane Isaac survivors who received money from FEMA must keep the receipts or bills for which the money was used for three years. FEMA assistance must be used for eligible...


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