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- Additional state resources supporting the USMC Plane Crash Recovery in Leflore County. (7/21/2017) - Mississippi Valley State University is providing housing and recreational spaces to close to 200 servicemen free of charge. The Mississippi Wireless Communications Commission provided 30 cache radios that are being used by the Marines and other agencies on the ground. … Continue reading
- State Agencies Assisting U.S. Marine Corps in Plane Crash Recovery (7/17/2017) - PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency continues coordinating state resources for Leflore County Emergency Management and the United States Marines Corps (USMC) in the recovery process of the KC-130 aircraft that crashed on July 10. Through the United States … Continue reading
- Tropical Storm Cindy Downgraded to Tropical Depression (6/22/2017) - PEARL – Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall near the Texas-Louisiana border at approximately 3 a.m., Thursday morning. The National Hurricane Center has since downgraded the cyclone to a tropical depression. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has numerous reports of street … Continue reading