ATLANTA — Georgia reached 351,881 COVID-19 cases Monday with 7,827 virus-related deaths, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
ATLANTA — With only one week left of early voting in the Peach State, the state’s top elections official said turnout will likely be its highest in the final few days.
ADEL — An arrest has been made in one of a pair of weekend shootings in Adel, and warrants against two other men have been issued, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
VALDOSTA – Valdosta City Schools currently has one student who has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a city schools statement released Monday.
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story contained an error in the headline by stating the number of cases rather than the number of students quarantined.
MILLEDGEVILLE — Baldwin County has mirrored the national outcome of presidential elections for more than three decades. But the margin of votes between Democrats and Republicans has grown increasingly narrow.
President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden are intensifying their efforts to persuade uncommitted voters to pick sides in the closing days of the presidential election campaign.
ADEL — Police investigating a shooting at a Cook County restaurant early Saturday were nearby when a second shooting occurred, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
ATLANTA — Georgia reported 2,269 new COVID-19 cases and 37 deaths Friday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
OCILLA — On Saturday, Oct. 22, 2005, Tara Grinstead went to a beauty pageant in Fitzgerald, ate dinner with friends and went to her home in Ocilla.
ATLANTA — Georgia reported 3,097 new COVID-19 cases and 55 deaths Wednesday and Thursday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
ATLANTA — A COVID-19 vaccine could be ready soon in limited quantities, according to one of the nation's top health officials.
The Georgia Department of Public Health did not release a daily COVID-19 update Wednesday, citing "technical difficulties" on the state website.
ATLANTA — Tift County Development Authority President and CEO Brian Marlowe has been tapped by the governor as the new deputy commissioner of rural Georgia.
ATLANTA — The top contenders in the crowded race for former U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson’s seat addressed topics from conspiracy theory QAnon to the President’s pandemic response Monday during a debate.
ATLANTA — Georgia reports 766 confirmed new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths and 12 hospitalizations Monday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
DALTON, Ga. — As appropriate use of force in officer-involved shootings continues to generate discussion nationally, Whitfield County Sheriff Scott Chitwood explained Monday that while it can be easy for the public to “second guess,” officers deserve latitude because they have to make split-second, life-or-death decisions.
MOULTRIE, Ga. – A Moultrie man under indictment in a July incident now faces more charges, barely two days after being released from jail on a $50,000 bond.
MOULTRIE, Ga. – As the numbers of Colquitt County’s quarantined students went from 156 on Oct. 2 to 310 one week later, the school system’s athletic department made the move to once again shorten the 2020 Packer football season.
MOULTRIE, Ga. – With a theme of "Help us help you," a group of concerned citizens represented at the podium by Steven Reynolds addressed the Moultrie City Council in a special called session Tuesday at the council chambers.
MOULTRIE, Ga. – Colquitt Regional Medical Center officials and physicians are urging members of the public to get their flu shot as there has been an early increase in flu cases.
ATLANTA — COVID-19 cases in Georgia increased by about 1,300 overnight Wednesday while deaths increased by 14, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
ATLANTA — Despite cries of voter fraud as mail-in voting has grown exponentially, data shows in Georgia and Florida, Republicans have relied on it more heavily than Democrats.
ATLANTA — COVID-19 cases in Georgia increased by 1,021 overnight Tuesday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
DALTON, Ga. — During Hispanic Heritage Month, which concludes on Thursday, the Alzheimer’s Association is pressing into the Hispanic community to increase awareness about a disease that disproportionately impacts that population.
ATLANTA — For much of the U.S. Senate debate Monday, Georgians watched rivals U.S. Sen. David Perdue and his Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff spar in bitter back-and-forth exchanges.
DECATUR — On the first day of early in-person voting in Georgia, Dr. Jill Biden warned voters just one vote could make all the difference in this election.
ATLANTA – More than 900 COVID-19 cases were recorded in Georgia Monday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s 3 p.m. daily status report.
DALTON, Ga. — The members of the Dalton Board of Education were briefed on plans for fall MAP testing for students during their meeting last week.
Claudia Swisher loves casting her ballot in person on Election Day, but this year COVID-19 health concerns are keeping her away from the polls.
ATLANTA – COVID-19 cases in Georgia increased by nearly 1,300 overnight Saturday with deaths nearing 7,400, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health’s daily report.
ATLANTA — The Georgia Association of Educators has filed a lawsuit against Georgia public officials for their handling of school reopenings amid the pandemic.
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