Mosquito spraying begins in West Point

The City of West Point has started its yearly mosquito spraying program.

Posted: May 11, 2018 9:11 AM

WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) - The City of West Point has started its yearly mosquito spraying program.

The mosquitoes are back and several area cities and towns are already starting to spray to eliminate the troublesome pests.

MGN Online

One of those is the city of West Point where they are already on their daily routine .

The department started spraying for mosquitoes Monday.

They say they started a little later than usual this year because of cooler temperatures.

They say mosquitoes are a big problem because of the number of illnesses they carry.

The department will continue spraying until October or until the first frost of the year.

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