FDA authorizes second booster of COVID vaccine for ages 50 and overThe Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it has authorized a new round of the Moderna or Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines.
Atlanta Small Businesses Receiving Help Through American Rescue PlanSmall businesses are getting a boost from the City of Atlanta that are geared toward helping businesses hit hard by the pandemic. Businesses are receiving funds through a program launched through the American Rescue Plan.
Free COVID-19 Test Rollout Begins Early OnlineEvery household is eligible to order four rapid antigen COVID-19 tests for free, to be delivered by the Postal Service, which will begin shipping tests in late January.
Georgia DPH Opens COVID-19 Mega-Testing Sites in DeKalb, Cobb CountiesAs the spike in COVID-19 continues in Georgia, the State Department of Health has opened new COVID-19 Mega Testing sites in Cobb and DeKalb Counties.
Skyhawks Head Coach Will Miss Regular Season OpenerCollege Park Skyhawks Head Coach Steve Gansey has entered health and safety protocols and will miss the first 3 games of the regular season.
South Florida Man Charged With Covid-19 Relief FraudA Florida man charged with fraudulently obtaining COVID-19 relief loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) made his first appearance on December 29 in federal magistrate court in Ft. Lauderdale.
Three NFL Games Moved Due to COVID-19 OutbreaksThe NFL has moved three games scheduled for this weekend because of COVID-19 outbreaks.
Person In California Becomes 1st Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In USA person in California became the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant of COVID-19, U.S. officials said on Wednesday.
Delta Air Lines Issuing Waivers To Travelers For Flights to IsraelAs a result of new travel restrictions imposed by the Israeli government, Delta Air Lines announced Sunday that the carrier is issuing travel waivers for customers who may be impacted.
Gov. Kemp, State Health Official Update Georgians On COVID And Potential New SurgeGovernor Brian Kemp and Public Health Commissioner Dr. Toomey gave an update on COVID and the possibility of a new surge in Georgia.
Protesters Demand Mask Mandates in Georgia CollegesCollege campuses are becoming the latest setting for the fight over COVID-19 guidelines. All this week, students, staff, and supporters will be protesting on Georgia campuses calling for tougher safety measures.
Atlanta Technical College Launches Funding Campaign For Transportation And Logistics ProgramAtlanta Technical College advances a new multi-million dollar Center for Transportation and Logistics as a solution to the skilled labor shortage.
Metro Atlanta Hospitals Overcrowded With Delta Variant PatientsHospitals in Georgia are facing severe strain as the Delta variant runs rampant. A local health official weighs in on the crisis.
Sen. Ossoff Visits Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Briefs Georgia On Infrastructure, Afghanistan And COVIDSen. Jon Ossoff stopped at Dobbins Air Reserve Base to brief Georgia on infrastructure legislation, Afghanistan evacuations and the COVID crisis during a statewide tour on August 23, 2021.
Fulton County Schools Imposes Mask Requirement As Classes BeginClasses for an estimated 93,000 Fulton County students started on Monday, with the majority of them having to wear masks. The mandates come after the county's Board of Health reported a high rate of cases in most of the county's cities.