Red Cross Aids Tornado Stricken Areas

Parts of South Mississippi were spared from any serious damage this morning as tornado warnings threatened Harrison County. Other parts of Mississippi weren’t so lucky.
The Southeast chapter of the American Red Cross in Gulfport has sent a total of 11 local volunteers to aid in disaster relief throughout affected areas in Mississippi. According to Executive Director John McFarland, 113 houses have been completely destroyed as a result of this weather plaguing parts of Mississippi, Texas and beyond.
But the bad weather may not be over just yet.
If you have any loved ones in tornado affected areas of Northern Mississippi who need assistance, they can call the Red Cross 24 hour assistance line at 855-981-7325.
If you wish to donate money towards the Red Cross rescue efforts, you can text “red cross” to 90999.

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