DeSoto sends supplies to Jackson amid water crisis

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: September 01, 2022 4:55 PM CT | Published: September 01, 2022 4:55 PM CT

The water crisis in Jackson, Mississippi has mobilized assistance in DeSoto County where groups are working to provide clean water.


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Toni Lepeska

Toni Lepeska

Toni Lepeska is a freelance reporter for The Daily Memphian. The 34-year veteran of newspaper journalism is an award-winning essayist and covers a diversity of topics, always seeking to reveal the human story behind the news. Toni, who grew up in Cayce, Mississippi, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi. To learn more, visit

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