Gov. Bryant declares state of emergency


Credit: MEMA

PEARL, Miss. (WJTV)- Governor Phil Bryant has declared a state emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Barry. The declaration allows for state resources  to assist in response and recovery efforts.

MEMA says the state emergency operations center has now been activated.  The agency will continue to monitor conditions and coordinate requests for resources from counties.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories