Mississippi's burn ban is finally extinguished - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Mississippi's burn ban is finally extinguished

JACKSON, MS (WLOX) – Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour sent out a statement this morning, canceling a nearly month old statewide burn ban. That decision was made after Mississippi Forestry Commission officials determined recent rainfall was enough to lift the ban.

The only south Mississippi counties that remain under a burn ban are Jones, Forrest and Lamar Counties.

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