Rankin County burn ban issued

RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A burn ban has been issued for Rankin County.

The county’s board of supervisors enacted the ban Monday.

It will last for the next 30 days, or until it is lifted.

According to the Mississippi Forestry Commission, any person who knowingly and willfully violates a burning ban could be found guilty of a misdemeanor and may be fined.

 

 

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