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Red Cross provides canteen support for responders searching for missing person

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WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

This is a news release from the Red Cross

WAYNE COUNTY, MISS., FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014 - Volunteers and staff from both the American Red Cross South and East Central Mississippi Chapters are providing on-scene canteen support for more than 50 responders involved in a search for a person missing in Wayne County, Miss. Red Cross volunteers will remain on-scene and provide food and beverage as long as needed; lunch will be delivered at 11:30 a.m. Wayne County Emergency Manager Angela Atchison requested the Red Cross canteen services to support the responders.

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