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Gov. Deal extends emergency declaration for CSRA counties

Gov. Nathan Deal speaks at a press conference during the ice storm. (Source: File photo/WFXG) Gov. Nathan Deal speaks at a press conference during the ice storm. (Source: File photo/WFXG)

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has extended the state of emergency for several CSRA counties following last week's devastating ice storm.

The declaration, which will now expire at midnight on Feb. 24, allows for the continued use of state resources for disaster recovery operations.

The counties included are:

• Baldwin
• Burke
• Columbia
• Hancock
• Jefferson
• Jenkins
• Johnson
• Richmond
• Screven
• Washington

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