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Dry skies greeted Georgia for a second day Wednesday, giving residents a chance to mourn, recover and repair after devastating floods killed nine people earlier this week.

Water was beginning to recede in many areas, and some roads, including Interstate 285 and Interstate 20, were reopening.

Several others remained closed, state authorities said. Read full article »

CNN's Carolina Sanchez, Shawn Nottingham and Samuel Gardner contributed to this report.

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