For those who are interested in helping the tornado victims in Simpson County, the newspaper publisher in Magee sends the following contact information:
Donations and work teams may be directed to Simpson Baptist Association, an organization of the rural Baptist churches in Simpson County. Mailing address 120 Simpson Baptist Drive, Mendenhall, MS 39114.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency reports that the Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service Volunteer Reception Center is now open at the Magee Civic Center located at 117 1st Ave., N. W. in Magee.
The center is open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily until further notice. Volunteers may also register online at www.volunteermississippi.org or by phone at 888-353-1793.