PEARL, Miss. (WJTV) – Leaders with the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) are encouraging everyone to take part in the ‘Great ShakeOut’ earthquake drill Thursday, October 21, 2021. The drill will be at 10:21 a.m.
During the self-led drill, participants will practice the following actions:
- DROP to the ground.
- Take COVER under a sturdy table or desk if possible, protecting your head and neck.
- HOLD ON until the shaking stops.
Individuals and organizations can register for the ‘Great ShakeOut’ by visiting www.shakeout.org/.