Mississippi Task Force 1 and 2 returns from tornado-ravaged areas

Members of Mississippi Task Force 1 returned home Sunday night and here are some photos taken in Rolling Fork by Task Force members. The tornado destroyed 300 buildings, damaged 1,600 structures, and 21 storm-related fatalities. That figure was updated by the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency on Monday, March 27.

The cities of Horn Lake and Olive Branch are collecting donations this week.

Photos: credit Mississippi Task Force 1 on Facebook

Bob Bakken

Bob Bakken is the most recognized and most trusted name in DeSoto County news and sports reporting, as readers continue to express their appreciation for his accuracy and fairness in the stories he writes. Bob is also heard on 95.3 The Rebel twice a week with sports updates and high school football play-by-play broadcasts in the fall. A former newspaper editor and writer, his award-winning background also includes television news producing, sports media relations, and radio broadcasting.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *