Monday, February 9, 2015

Mississippi First Lady in Louisville on Tuesday to Launch Kid's Disaster Preparedness Campaign

file photo,2014
First Lady Deborah Bryant is scheduled to be in Winston County on Tuesday, February 10th to visit with 3rd grade students.  Mrs. Bryant along with Executive Director of MEMA, Robert Latham will introduce students at Louisville Elementary to Delta the Disaster Dog, Pearl the Preparedness Pup, and Jake the Mitigation Wizard.

The event in Louisville is a launch of a new statewide campaign developed by MEMA to introduce children to disaster preparedness.

Mrs. Bryant will read from a new book and students will get to meet the mascots. This will be at 9 a.m. at Louisville Elementary

For more preparedness information, contact MEMA online at