Forrest County to open shelter against cold

Forrest County to open shelter against cold

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) _ With temperatures expected to drop below freezing Sunday night, Forrest County emergency management officials are opening the county’s Community Shelter.

The facility, located at 946 Sullivan Drive, will open at 6 p.m. Sunday and remain open until 8 a.m. Monday.

Also, Paul Sheffield, Jones County Emergency Operations Center executive director, said the Salvation Army facility in Laurel will be opening as a cold-weather shelter Sunday night.

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