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October 4, 2012
CLANTON, Ala.  – Governor Robert Bentley’s request for five counties to be added to the President’s major disaster declaration for damage caused by Hurricane Isaac was granted Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012...
October 2, 2012
Clinton, Miss. – Disaster recovery officials are concerned that many homeowners and renters with Hurricane Isaac losses could miss out on valuable grants and low-interest loans by not returning...
October 2, 2012
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Tropical Storm Debby survivors who received money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency must keep their receipts or bills for three years. FEMA assistance must be used for...
September 28, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The nine disaster recovery centers helping Mississippians affected by Hurricane Isaac remain open Monday through Saturday and closed on Sundays but with new hours, beginning Monday,...
September 28, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Five additional Mississippi counties affected by Hurricane Isaac have been designated to receive Individual Assistance from FEMA. Survivors who had losses in Copiah, Franklin,...
September 27, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – FEMA specialists are in Vicksburg to help people with storm losses caused by Hurricane Isaac.  The specialists can answer questions from survivors on the status of their disaster...
September 27, 2012
WASHINGTON—Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that the application period is open for a new funding opportunity to build local resilience, through a Whole Community...
September 27, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Mississippi residents who suffered damage from wind and flooding from Hurricane Isaac can get free advice on rebuilding stronger, more disaster-resistant homes and buildings from...
September 27, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Mississippi residents who suffered damage from wind and flooding from Hurricane Isaac can get free advice on rebuilding stronger, more disaster-resistant homes and buildings from...
September 26, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – People who lost work due to Hurricane Isaac may be eligible for disaster unemployment benefits, but deadlines are approaching. Those living or working in Hancock, Harrison, Jackson...
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Adams County, located at Parkway Baptist Church, 117 Seargent S. Prentiss Drive, Natchez, will remain open through Wednesday, Sept. 26....
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Hinds County, located at the Stone County Safe Room, 1084 Project Rd., Wiggins, will close effective 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26. After that...
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Clarke County, located at the Sunflower Grocery Shopping Center, 109 W. Donald St., Quitman, will close effective 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept....
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Wilkinson County, located at the Wilkinson County Industrial Complex, 1495 U.S. Highway 61 South, Woodville, will close effective 7 p.m....
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for George County, located at the George County Senior Center, 7102 Highway 198 East, Lucedale, will close effective 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26...
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – Approximately $11.6 million in state and federal aid has been approved to help those affected by Hurricane Isaac following Mississippi’s presidential disaster declaration...
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Hinds County, located at the Golden Key Community Center, 3450 Albermarle Road, Jackson, will close effective 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26....
September 24, 2012
The following is recovery news from the previous week from the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Nearly one in three Mississippi households impacted...
September 24, 2012
CLINTON, Miss. – The MEMA/FEMA disaster recovery center for Pearl River County, Poplarville, located at the Baker Maid Building, 403 South Main St., will close effective 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26....
September 21, 2012
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Alabama. Assistance for...

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