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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...
November 5, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – In the more than two months since Hurricane Isaac struck Mississippi, $28 million in state and federal aid has been approved to help those affected...
November 1, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – State and federal officials will continue to assist with Mississippi’s Hurricane Isaac recovery long after registration closed in October. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency...
October 31, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – For Mississippians who were affected by Hurricane Isaac today is the last day to register for federal disaster assistance and to apply for physical damage loans from the U.S. Small...
October 29, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Mississippians who had damage during Hurricane Isaac have just two more days to register for FEMA assistance. The deadline to register with FEMA and to apply for a loan for physical...


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