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Over 500 lose power amid storm

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Sunday night’s storm wreaked at least a small amount of havoc on the parish as more than 500 houses were without electricity for an extended period of time.

Jim Pesnell, with Entergy, said the company worked during the night to restore electricity throughout the parish. In a few cases, he said people were without electricity all night.

“We started experiencing outages at around 6 p.m. and we worked through the night,” Pesnell said this morning. “Everyone is back on as we speak.”

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