Georgia, Florida New COVID-19 Cases DeclineGeorgia and Florida are among several states across the US seeing a decline in new coronavirus cases, a US top official said this week, though he warned things could quickly change again if Americans aren't careful.
Georgia Tops Two Lists Of Coronavirus High-Risk StatesGeorgia is topping the list of at-risk states for contracting the coronavirus in not one but two new models tracking rates of infection.
'We're Not Going To Be Researched On': COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Minority Recruiting ProblemsThe multi-billion-dollar effort to get a marketable coronavirus vaccine could see delays because researchers haven't recruited sufficient numbers of minorities to join the clinical trials.
Sheriff Bob Gualtieri Tests Positive For COVID-19The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office reported today that Sheriff Bob Gualtieri tested positive for COVID-19 late Friday afternoon.
Cybersecurity Expert Warns Of Cyber Attacks On eLearning StudentsCybersecurity experts say hackers already becoming a problem for schools as they attempt to reopen amid the pandemic.
Florida Teacher With Medical Condition Says District Denied Request To Teach VirtuallyA Pinellas County teacher is speaking to CW44 News At 10, exclusively, after she says her pre-existing medical condition makes it dangerous to work in a classroom, but that the school district denied her request to teach virtually.
Georgia Man, Company Charged With Selling Misbranded Drug Advertised To Treat COVID-19A Georgia man and his company have been charged with violating the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) by selling a drug claiming to treat COVID-19. The product was falsely touted as drastically lowering risks of infection.
Super Bowl LV: Tampa Bay Plans First Fully Free To Public FestivitiesAs one of the signature events surrounding Super Bowl LV in Tampa Bay, Super Bowl Experience presented by Lowe’s, will be free and open to the public beginning Friday, January 29 and will span 2.7 miles, including the Tampa Riverwalk.
Back To (Online) School For Quarantined StudentsAt least 478 students and teachers were asked to quarantine after possible exposure to COVID-19 in the first five days of classes.
Laid-Off Workers Set Up Soup Kitchen Outside Sen. Kelly Loeffler's OfficeHospitality workers are staging food giveaways for fellow workers in need — right in front of the offices of key US senators who have opposed extending unemployment benefits.
Coroner: 7-Year-Old Savannah Boy With COVID-19 Drowned In A BathtubThe Savannah boy with COVID-19 drowned in a bathtub after having a seizure due to a high fever.
COVID-19 Mega Testing Site Opens Near Atlanta AirportA COVID-19 mega-testing site is now open on Sullivan Road near the Atlanta airport, and officials said it has the capacity to test 5,000 people.
N Paulding HS Student Says She Is Receiving Threats Over PhotoThe teen who shared a photo of a crowded hallway at her Dallas, Georgia, high school last week says she has been receiving threats after the image went viral.
West Wing Hotel Converted Into COVID-19 Care Site In Hillsborough CountyCOVID-19 positive patients in Hillsborough County, Florida can now go from the hospital to a hotel for continuing medical care.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Rescinds Quarantine For New York TravelersFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis rescinded an order requiring people traveling from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to the Sunshine State to quarantine or isolate for 14 days.