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Boil Water Alert issued for some Desoto County residents, but lifted for others in Hernando

The city said a water main break led to the boil water alert.
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HERNANDO, Miss — UPDATE 10/19/2020 - A BOIL WATER NOTICE has been issued for customers who receive their water from Days Water Association. Further details were not released on this alert.

Meanwhile, the City of Hernando has lifted the Boil Water Notice for Thousand Oaks Dr. & Oak Wood Subdivision.

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10/16/2020 - Some Hernando residents will need to boil their water until further notice.

The city issued a boil water notice Friday morning for Thousand Oaks east of Jaybird and Oak Wood Subdivision.

On the city’s website, officials said a water main break caused damage on Thousand Oaks east of Jaybird.

The water pressure is affected in the areas of Thousand Oaks Dr, parts of Jaybird, Oak Creek Manor, and Oak Wood subdivision.

The city said crews are working to have everything restored as soon as possible.

The Desoto County Sheriff's Department also reports a water main break on Tanyard between W Commerce & Chickasaw. Water pressure in the area will be affected.