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County seat: Woodbine

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Meetings: 6 p.m. first and third Tuesdays each month

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Camden County Schools:


Georgia requests more time for Spaceport Camden review

County hires former Kemp aides, the sixth consulting company for spaceport work.

Camden County is proposing to build a commercial spaceport on the coast in Woodbine, Georgia, featuring a rocket launch trajectory over salt marsh and tidal waters, as well as the Cumberland Island National Seashore. A spaceport operator license would not allow the county to actually launch rockets; each launch would still require an additional federal license.

Repeal for Georgia’s citizens arrest law goes to Kemp for signature

Legislature waits until final day to address action cited in Ahmaud Arbery killing.

The measure stems from the shooting death last year of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black jogger who was cornered by two white men in pickup trucks and shot dead. The defendants have cited the citizen’s arrest law in their defense.

After 20 years, flatwoods salamander gets a rescue plan

Amphibian has three colonies left, including one at Fort Stewart.

The government document is blueprint to save the endangered species, yet the federal agency delayed its publication for unknown reasons for nearly two decades.


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