ATLANTA — A Georgia lawmaker was removed from the House chamber by order of House Speaker David Ralston Tuesday morning after “deliberately” refusing to participate in the twice-weekly mandated COVID-19 testing.
VALDOSTA — More than 150 students are quarantined in Valdosta City Schools, according to the school district's weekly report.
VALDOSTA – Lowndes and South Georgia Medical Center are reporting five COVID-19-related deaths Saturday, according to their respective daily reports.
VALDOSTA – Lowndes and South Georgia Medical Center are reporting one COVID-19-related death each Friday, according to their respective daily reports.
ATLANTA — Georgians with intellectual disabilities and developmental disabilities make up two of the three groups at highest risk of death if they contract COVID-19; cancer patients are the third.
ATLANTA — While the state’s top health agency leads the COVID-19 pandemic response, its employees have been reluctant to get the vaccine.
VALDOSTA – The South Health District reported a vaccine shortage Thursday with health officials saying they will contact people who haven't received their first vaccine shot.
VALDOSTA – South Georgia Medical Center reported a death Wednesday – raising the death toll to 14 virus-related deaths since Friday at the hospital.
VALDOSTA – The Valdosta Veteran Affairs community-based outpatient clinic now offers COVID-19 vaccines starting Wednesday, according to a statement from the North Florida/ South Georgia Veterans Health System.
VALDOSTA – Lowndes County recorded 6,615 confirmed COVID-19 cases and one related death Tuesday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
VALDOSTA--The Lowndes County Clerk of Superior Court office was closed for about an hour Tuesday in response to a COVID-19 exposure.
VALDOSTA – Lowndes County recorded 6,603 confirmed COVID-19 cases and one new death Monday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
VALDOSTA – More than 300 students are quarantined within the Lowndes County School System, according to the system's weekly COVID-19 update.
ATLANTA – Georgia surpassed 668,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday as it reported 7,348 new cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
ATLANTA – Georgia surpassed 660,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases Thursday as it reported 6,407 new cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
ATLANTA – Georgia neared 655,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday as it reported 5,685 new cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
VALDOSTA – South Georgia Medical Center reports 87 COVID-19 patients Wednesday, the second-highest number of hospitalized patients since the start of the pandemic.
ATLANTA — Senate Majority Leader Mike Dugan announced on social media he received positive test results for COVID-19 on the first day of the 2021 legislative session.
ATLANTA – Georgia passed 636,000 COVID-19 cases Sunday as it reported 7,169 new COVID-19 cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
ATLANTA – Georgia neared 630,000 COVID-19 cases Saturday as it reported 8,957 new COVID-19 cases and reached 10,280 virus-related deaths, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
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