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Jackson County extends burn ban

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -

Jackson County Supervisors voted Monday to extend the county burn ban until July 18.

Last week, Harrison and Hancock counties also extended their burn bans through the end of the month. Firefighters have battled wildfires in all three counties over the past few weeks.

Despite recent rainfall, conditions are still very dry throughout South Mississippi.

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