FEMA Deadline Ahead

Monday, April 10, 2006, is the deadline for Mississippians with damage from Hurricane Katrina to apply for state and federal assistance.

Those who have not already applied should call the Federal Emergency Management Agency at 1-800-621-3362.

The speech and hearing impaired may call 1-800-462-7585.

Applications may also be submitted online at www.fema.gov.