Tag Archives: Tropical Storm Isaac

BREAKING: Telecoms ready for Hurricane Isaac

August 28, 2012

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As Hurricane Isaac slowly approaches the Mississippi and Louisiana coastlines, Mississippi telecom carriers are gearing up to keep their networks online and in service. Verizon Wireless said in a release this morning that last year’s $39 million network investment in south Mississippi would strengthen and enhance its coverage and service in the event of severe storms. AT&T said […]

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Ready.gov publishes disaster supplies kit

August 27, 2012

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Stocking up on disaster items (batteries, flashlights, water) in the event of severe weather is always a good idea. Ready.gov has posted ready-made lists for folks preparing for Tropical Storm Isaac. Items include: Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation Food, at least a three-day […]

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Millsaps hosting 40 University of New Orleans athletes seeking refuge from Isaac

August 27, 2012

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With Tropical Storm Isaac barreling down on the Louisiana gulf Coast and forecasters projecting that New Orleans will bear the brunt of Isaac’s effects when it makes landfall early Wednesday morning as a hurricane, UNO is evacuating 40 athletes to Millsaps University in Jackson. The athletes will be joined by several Privateer coaches, UNO police […]

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