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Tuesday, January 19, 2021


President Trump approves Mississippi Disaster Declaration from Hurricane Zeta

PEARL, Miss. (MEMA) –  Governor Tate Reeves’ request for Individual and Public Assistance for counties affected by Hurricane Zeta was approved by President Trump. The...

State of Mississippi denied Federal Public Assistance following TS Cristobal

PEARL, Miss. (MEMA) – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency received notice, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 that the state has been denied federal public assistance following...

Hurricane Zeta Preliminary Damage Reports Update #5

PEARL, Miss. (MEMA) – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency continues to work with our local county EMA directors to assess the damage. At this time,...

2 people confirmed dead, 77 injured after Hurricane Zeta

HARRISON COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) – Two people are confirmed dead on the Coast during Hurricane Zeta. Damage assessments continue this week as the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency works with county EMA directors. Both deaths happened in Harrison County. In all 77 people were injured during the storm. More than 9,000 homes received damage. Businesses and […]


With continued power outages, five distribution centers will open in Hancock and Harrison Counties. Distribution Center Operating Hours:     SATURDAY, October 31:   1 PM – 6...

Gov. Reeves declares Oct. 19-23 as Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week in Mississippi

PEARL, Miss. (MEMA) – Governor Tate Reeves declares October 19-23, 2020 as Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week in Mississippi. A record-breaking 115 tornadoes were confirmed...

Local schools participate in ‘the Great Shakeout’ earthquake drill

Today, Mississippi schools, including some in Harrison County, took part in the ‘Great Shakeout’ Earthquake drill. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency encouraged Mississippians to take...

MEMA releases preliminary Hurricane Delta damage reports

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency releases preliminary Hurricane Delta damage reports. Those early reports are coming in from southwest Mississippi. Adams County, where Natchez is located, is reporting damage to 27 homes. Three of those houses were destroyed. One business had major damage. Claiborne County had six homes impacted. Jefferson, Lincoln, and […]

Governor Tate Reeves and MEMA launch COVID-19 Emergency Relief Program

JACKSON — Today, Governor Tate Reeves and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) launched the MEMA COVID-19 Emergency Relief Program to help relieve the...

MEMA releases preliminary damage reports for Tropical Storm Cristobal

PEARL, Miss. – Tropical Storm Cristobal made landfall Sunday evening just east of Grand Isle, Louisiana with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph. Wind gusts...

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Going to be much warmer than last night, but rising humidity will lead to a few foggy areas early tomorrow morning.

High School Girls Basketball: Gulfport vs. Greene County

Gulfport Lady Admirals going for 16 in a row, looking to start 17-1, playing host to a very respectable 12-3 Greene County squad. Gulfport-65 Greene...

High School Girls Basketball: St. Martin vs. D’Iberville

St. Martin Girls basketball hosting D’Iberville in one of the craziest finishes we’ve seen all season. St. Martin-47 D’Iberville-42

St. Patrick basketball’s Nick Krass offered by Ole Miss

Ole Miss basketball extending their hand to St. Patrick’s Nick Krass in the form of his first official offer. His stock is quickly on the...