Cornoavirus

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Edwards to extend Phase 2 restrictions

Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Tuesday that he will extend his Phase Two order, including the statewide mask mandate, closure of bars to on-site consumption and crowd size limits of no more than 50 people for at least another 21 days.
The current order expires on Friday. Edwards will sign a new order before the end of the week that extends this order through Aug. 28.

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State Rep. Phillip DeVillier, standing, called a meeting of city and hospital leaders in District 41 that includes Eunice and most of rural Acadia Parish to discuss the coronavirus. The meeting Tuesday in the Eunice council chamber was attended by about 25 officials. (Photos by Harlan Kirgan)

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Robert Johnson, Eunice city recreation director, makes a point at Tuesday’s meeting on the coronavirus.

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State Rep. Phillip DeVillier, standing, called a meeting of city and hospital leaders in District 41 that includes Eunice and most of rural Acadia Parish to discuss the coronavirus.

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Cindy Walters, CEO of the Acadia-St. Landry Hospital at Church Point.

COVID-19 response

Mayors, police and fire chiefs, and hospital administrators attended a meeting called by state Rep. Phillip DeVillier to discuss the coronavirus — COVID-19.
The meeting follows an order by Gov. John Bel Edwards that closed public schools and limited gatherings to no more than 50, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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