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South / Flooding #84103

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 07, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Baton Rouge, LA) Heavy flooding in New Orleans, Baton Rouge and other regions of southe. Louisiana examined; films shown. National Weather Service forecast mentioned. Governor David Treen said ordering National Guard to help evacuate Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
REPORTER: Bob Sirkin

(Jackson, Mississippi) Flooding throughout Mississippi featured; films shown. [US Weather Service spokesperson Tice WAGNER - anticipates more rain.]
REPORTER: Dennis Troute

(Studio) "Nightline" and upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast

Reynolds, Frank;
Sirkin, Bob;
Troute, Dennis

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