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Water safe again in Edgecombe County

Posted July 28, 2009 5:03 p.m. EDT

Customers of the Edgecombe County Water Department can get a drink from the tap again.

The county lifted a boil-water order Tuesday after samples showed a safe levels of bacteria. 

The Edgecombe County Water System issued the advisory Friday for residents around Lawrence and N.C. Highway 97.