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    Posted May 15, 2011 by
    faisalas78
    Location
    St. Francisville, Louisiana
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Mississippi River flooding

    faisalas78 and 14 other iReporters contributed to Open Story: Mississippi River flooding
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    St. Francisville, LA Flooding

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     faisalas78 is in St. Francisville, Louisiana, visiting his fiancee's parents. 'They're on higher ground, so there have been no [evacuation] orders given or anything like that,' he said. 'We're trying to talk them into coming over where we are [in Baton Rouge] in case the surrounding area gets flooded.'
    - rachel8, CNN iReport producer

    The river continues to rise as residents debate whether or not to  evacuate.  This St. Francisville neighborhood, 1 mile away from the  banks of the Mississippi, floods quickly as the river continues its path of devastation and heartache.

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