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- MISSISSIPPI SENDS EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAMS TO FLORIDA TO ASSIST WITH HURRICANE IRMA (9/10/2017) - PEARL, Miss –The State of Mississippi is sending 98 emergency response specialists to assist the state of Florida as Hurricane Irma makes landfall. The Mississippi teams were all requested by the Florida Division of Emergency Management through the national Emergency … Continue reading
- How Mississippians Can Help Texas in Harvey Recovery (8/30/2017) - PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received an outpouring of requests from generous residents and businesses around the state about how to help Texans in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. There are many questions, rumors and offers circulating … Continue reading
- 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