PONTOTAC, Miss. (WTVA)-Pontotoc County Schools dedicated a new storm shelter at North Pontotoc School as well as South pontotoc school.
South Pontotoc High School co-principal Jimmy Flake says the shelter helps knowing important decisions have to be made when it comes to severe weather.
"They had lighten storm moving through at North Ponotoc, they were able to get the visiting team and the home team into the shelter until the store passed." Said County Emergency Managment Directory Rickey Jagger.
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