Kroger taking donations

Kroger announced Wednesday its store located at 3444 Poplar Avenue in the Poplar Plaza Center has begun taking cash, water, and dry grocery item donations through 8:00pm Wednesday evening, and all day Thursday, with collections continuing until further notice.

Kroger will have a truck on location and will ask customers to donate water and non-perishable grocery items that will be delivered directly to the Mississippi Foodbank Network's statewide program in Jackson, Mississippi. All cash donations collected will be donated to the American Red Cross for the Hurricane Disaster Relief Fund.