Jones County tornado sirens still down - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Jones County tornado sirens still down

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Jones County Emergency Management officials said they are doing everything in their power to get their center back in full operation since last week's lightning strike.

Director Lance Chancellor said mostly everything in the 911 center is back up and running, except the tornado sirens.

He said the new siren encoder was shipped out from ChicagoWednesday and will hopefully be installed by the end of the week.

He encourages residents to keep an eye on the weather before making outdoor plans.

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