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Flags placed at La. state capitol in honor of lives lost due to COVID-19

(Source: Gov. John Bel Edwards' Facebook Page)
Published: Mar. 8, 2021 at 9:31 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (KALB) - Tuesday, March 9 marks one year of the coronavirus pandemic in Louisiana.

On Monday, March 8, 9,758 flags were planted across the front lawn of the state capitol.

Each flag represents a life lost in Louisiana due to COVID-19.

“We continue to mourn our brothers and sisters and dedicate all our efforts against the virus in honor of their memories.”

Governor John Bel Edwards
(Source: Gov. John Bel Edwards' Facebook Page)
(Source: Gov. John Bel Edwards' Facebook Page)
(Source: Gov. John Bel Edwards' Facebook Page)

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