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25 foot section of pipeline floats to surface of sinkhole

Work continues at the sinkhole in Assumption Parish.  Personnel will be checking one of the vent wells to determine how much gas is underground.  Meanwhile, a 25 foot section of pipeline rose to the surface of the sinkhole.  WAFB's Kelsey Davis will have an update on 9News at 5.

St. Helena has measures on the ballot to give teachers a raise and fix their schools.  Superintendent Kelli Joseph believes the items will pass because people are seeing the positive changes in St. Helena Parish Schools.  WAFB's Tyana Williams will have a full report on 9News at 6.

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