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Healthcare provider combats obesity in East Feliciana

At 35 percent, the obesity rate in East Feliciana is well above the national average, but one healthcare provider is working to lower that number, beginning with children.  WAFB's Elizabeth Vowell will have more tonight on 9News at 5.

A family bought 35 acres in the country and planned to build a house, but when they started to clear the land, they say they discovered the property next door, which is owned by Exxon, is overrun with alligators.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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