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By Carol Greenway- Holland

Wow! Grab you a glass of tea and set with me awhile. We went down to the park, course we were early but the park was full of people. I asked one of them what’s going on, and she said, “Oh! Big Foot is coming down the channel. So Joe and I joined the crowd, what a big old rig, and I mean a huge oil rig, it took up the whole channel They had to stop the ferry long enough to get it by, and after it left the part of the park you could watch it at the south jetty, so we all went to the south jetty to see it slowly go into the gulf. The little paper like ours described it as an off shore tension leg platform rig, It is being towed south of New Orleans, designed to produce 75,000 barrels of oil and so much gas every day.

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