recovery efforts

Hurricane Zeta recovery one week later

With all the Election Day coverage, some local business leaders are still keeping Hurricane Zeta recovery efforts on the radar and at the top of the list here in South Mississippi. It’s been about a week since…

Florida National Guard assisting with recovery in Pensacola

The National Guard in Florida is assisting emergency crews during Tropical Storm Sally. Servicemen and women were out in Pensacola Wednesday to help with rescue efforts. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis activated 500 National Guard members to assist. Nearly 600 search…

Florida native calls upon Mississippi Gulf Coast

Storm damage has already crippled multiple major cities in the United States during this year’s hurricane season, but the tropics are showing no sign of slowing down. Residents of Florida are already scrambling to deal with the monumental damage done…

Mississippi Power helps restore power in Georgia

Mississippi Power sent a storm restoration crew of nearly 100 employees to Macon and Valdosta to assist Georgia Power in power restoration efforts from the impact of Hurricane Irma. The storm team is made up of line crews, engineers, logistics,…

Relief efforts in Texas

A crew with the Biloxi Fire Department is on the road to Rockport to get a head start in relief efforts in Texas. Recruits packed the trailer alongside the two men traveling to Rockport with 12 mattresses, a refrigerator, tent,…

Biloxi relief teams ready for Rockport, Texas

Relief teams are leaving for Rockport, Texas tomorrow and Friday to provide more helping hands to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Biloxi officials will head over to Texas with three trailers full of tools and supplies to provide help that…

Texas Task Force stops in Gulfport

A task force from Texas is on their way to help out Florida in the wake of Hurricane Irma. On their way to the Florida Keys, Trinity Bay Tactical Task Force made a stop in Gulfport today. The crew was…

National Guard, local officials head to Florida

Unique conditions created by Hurricane Irma spark an uncommon response to try to expedite relief efforts. The military is transporting non-federal civilian emergency responders from Harrison County to disaster affected Florida. Today, a team from the Harrison County Emergency Management…