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Two coast fire departments will get some new equipment thanks to federal grant money.  And the help couldn't come soon enough for fire departments already strapped for funding.

Congressman Gene Taylor's office announced today The Ocean Springs Fire Department will recieve 97-thousand dollars and Moss Point will get 128-thousand dollars to purchase protective gear for firefighters.

The money is part of a grant program from the Federal Emergency Management Agecny.

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