HANCOCK COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Hancock County EMA in coordination with the Hancock County Board of Supervisors, and cities of Bay St. Louis, Diamondhead, and Waveland, have issued a mandatory evacuation beginning Monday, September 14 at 7:00 a.m.
This evacuation is all for low lying areas, people living on rivers, river inlets, bayouts, creeks, and in travel trailers, modular homes, mobile homes, homes under construction and or partially constructed homes.
The Hancock County EMA along with the American Red Cross and the Mississippi Department of Human Services will be opening the following shelter Monday, September 14 at 7:00 a.m.:
18320 Hwy. 43
Kiln, MS 39556
Please make sure to bring all items to be self-contained ( bedding, medications, personal hygiene items, drinks and snacks). Pets are not allowed in the General Population Shelters.
In Harrison County, three storm shelters will begin opening at 2:00 p.m. on Monday.
- County Farm Road 361 Shelter
- 15038 County Farm Rd Gulfport, MS 39503
- Saucier Lizana Road 361 Shelter
- 23771 Saucier Lizana Rd Saucier, MS 39574
- Lobouy Road 361 Shelter
- 9509 Lobouy Rd Pass Christian, MS 39571
The City of Ocean Springs also recommended voluntary evacuation for low-lying areas due to Hurricane Sally.
- Brady vs Rodgers, possibly Mahomes vs. Allen in title games
- Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20
- Chiefs advance after Browns’ comeback comes up short
- Belhaven head coach Blaine McCorkle discusses upcoming spring season
- Blake’s Take: 2018 Clemson is greatest college football team of all time