As damage assessments continue, the number of homes impacted by this week's tornadoes and straight-line winds across the state has climbed to 66. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says, in Lowndes County, 29 homes were damaged along with a fire station. The damage also... Read More.
Did you experience any damage from recent storms in your region? Mema is asking all of us to fill out individual damage assessment forms. This information impacts the federal disaster assistance appropriated to regions. In... Read More.
MEMA has announced that the State of Mississippi has requested a Major Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance following the February 11-19, 2021 Winter Storm. During this event, multiple rounds of wintry precipitation impacted that state resulting in... Read More.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is urging small business owners across the state to submit COVID-19 impact report forms. MEMA is gathering information about small businesses, so that Mississippi may request an Economic Injury Declaration from the Small Business Administration. "Please help us share these... Read More.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency received damage reports Tuesday from 14 counties impacted by Dec. 16 tornadoes and severe storms.As of Tuesday afternoon, there were reports of 14 tornadoes, but that number will likely change as National Weather Service offices survey the damaged areas.... Read More.