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- “GREAT CENTRAL U.S. SHAKEOUT” EARTHQUAKE DRILL SET FOR OCTOBER 19, 2017 (10/17/2017) - PEARL –The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is encouraging everyone in the state to take part in the 2017 “Great Central U.S. ShakeOut” Earthquake Drill on Thursday, October 19 at 10:19 a.m. During the self-led drill, participants practice how … Continue reading
- MDEQ Lifts Closure for Three Stations in Hancock County (10/12/2017) - (JACKSON, Miss.) – The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, lifted closures Thursday for Stations 1, 2, and 3 in Hancock County. Closures are lifted for: Station 1 – Lakeshore Beach – from the Silver … Continue reading
- MDOT response efforts near completion following Hurricane Nate (10/12/2017) - Updated information: Thursday, October 12, 9 A.M. CDT JACKSON, MISS. –Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) crews along the Gulf Coast are wrapping up response efforts following Hurricane Nate. “The majority of MDOT’s response efforts along the Gulf Coast are complete,” … Continue reading