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Governor celebrates Paper Mill success

Paper Mill  (Source: WAFB) Paper Mill (Source: WAFB)
ST. FRANCISVILLE, LA (WAFB) -  Gov.  Bobby Jindal celebrating the success of the Paper Mill in St. Francisville.  

Since re-opening in 2010, the company has grown to 295 employees and has provided more than 1,200 jobs in the region.

“You might think well I don't work in the paper mill. I don't work at KPAC. But we're all impacted,” Jindal says.  “You got 1200 families spending their dollars on a local economy. If you sell groceries or if you sell trucks or if you work in a business or if you work in a restaurant, chances are you're probably impacted by what goes on in this mill today.”

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