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Mississippi Vessels of Opportunity Program ends

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - BP is ending its vessels of opportunity program in Mississippi.

 The VOO program hired hundreds of boat owners and fishermen to help with the oil clean up.

They searched for oil and deployed oil boom where needed.

Some participants say they're thankful for the financial support the program offered, Others say they wish the program could continue.

Steve Phillips spoke with those affected and will have the full story on WLOX News.

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