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Marion County EOC to receive award

By Kevin Wheeler - bio | email 

MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Marion County Emergency Management Agency will receive the "Storm Ready" award from the National Weather Service.

The department will be presented with the award April 6 at 10:30 a.m. at the Board of Supervisor's office.

The National Weather Service visited Marion County last week to grade the agency on it's weather warning system.

"This award just let's the public know we are still trying to get out weather information as fast as possible," said Marion County Emergency Management Agency director Charlie Conerly.

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