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Some Olive Branch residents able to return home

OLIVE BRANCH, IL (KFVS) -

Some homeowners in Olive Branch are able to return to their homes after floodwater forced them out.

Twenty percent of the homes on the west side of Olive Branch are accessible after floodwater ravaged the town.

The homeowners are able to get into their homes on the Mississippi River side of Route 3.

The Horseshoe Lake side of town and the area east of Route 3 on the Ohio River side is still under water.

Ameren is in the area attempting to restore power as best as they can.

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