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Eight new parishes included in federal disaster declaration

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BATON ROUGE (WAFB) -

Eight additional parishes have been added to the federal disaster declaration granted by President Barack Obama.

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards included these parishes in the original request, but more data was needed.

The eight newly approved parishes are:

  • Acadia
  • Ascension
  • East Feliciana
  • Iberia
  • Lafayette
  • Pointe Coupee
  • St. Landry
  • Vermilion

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