911 system restored in DeSoto County after winter weather disruptions

911 system restored in DeSoto County after winter weather disruptions

DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. (WMC) - DeSoto County’s 911 service has been fully restored all call centers are receiving calls again after experiencing disruptions due to the winter storm.

A county spokesperson says AT&T was able to locate the internal issue and resolve the connection.

AT&T and DeSoto County officials have been testing the network to ensure calls are going through.

If there is ever a time when callers are unable to get through on 911, the numbers below are still available and monitored by the same 911 call takers.

  • City of Southaven – (662) 393-0228
  • City of Olive Branch – (662) 895-4111
  • City of Horn Lake – (662) 393-6174
  • City of Hernando – (662) 469-5550
  • Desoto County Sheriff, Fire, and EMS – (662) 469-8027

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