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Walker Co. state of emergency lifted

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Walker County has lifted a state of emergency for the county.

The state of emergency was lifted just after 2 p.m.

Officials say they had opened the Civic Center near Rock Springs to evacuees.

So far, two families have been evacuated but officials say they made arrangement elsewhere. Dispatch says they have received a number of other calls for evacuations and downed trees in the area.

The state of emergency was only at the county level, not the state level.

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