Marion County prepares for tropical storm

Marion County prepares for tropical storm

COLUMBIA, Miss. (WDAM) - Marion County Emergency Management is preparing themselves and the area for Tropical Storm Barry.

The EMA is providing sandbags for people in the area to come by and fill up and monitoring the storm closely.

As of now, there are no plans to open shelters, which is a decision for the Board of Supervisors as well as the EMA director.

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