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Evacuations ordered in Camden County

CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. -- Flooding is expected overnight on St. Marys River.

People along the St. Marys River in Camden County are preparing for the worst.

"We've owned it 12 years now and this is the third time this has happened, but this is the worst it will ever be," said Roger Giddens.

St. Marys River overflowing in some spots

CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. -- People living near the St. Marys River in Camden County are stockpiling sandbags.

Mark Crews, the county's emergency management director, said Friday that water has already begun to seep over the riverbanks in some spots.

It is expected some homes will begin taking on water sometime tonight or tomorrow morning.

This is all from Debby.

Meanwhile, photojournalist Mike Kaminski found that flood waters in Baker County have started receding.

A couple told him how they're coping with the flood.

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