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What was going on in Slidell last Friday? A lot of folks were freaking out on social media about the military presence in the Eden Isle area.

According to the Saint Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office, it was just a navy conducting a long-range navigational training exercise.

They also say that this exercise is pretty common, and the navy does not use live ammo.

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