Ga. AG Chris Carr Says Interacted With Coronavirus Patient, Under Self-QuarantineGeorgia Attorney General Chris Carr announced in a Twitter post his plans to self-quarantine "for the suggested 14-day monitoring period" after interacting with a coronavirus patient.
Atlanta Public Schools: First Confirmed Case Of COVID-19 In APSAtlanta Public Schools (APS) was notified of its first confirmed case of COVID-19 by the Fulton County Board of Health (BOH).
Gov. Kemp's COVID-19 Update: No Plans To Issue Statewide Quarantines, Business Closures At This TimeGovernor Brian Kemp said he's leaving it up to the localities on whether to issue mandatory quarantines, business closures, or a shelter-in-place, indicating there are no current plans to make statewide requirements.
Report: New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton Tests Positive For CoronavirusThe Naperville High School and Eastern Illinois product is the first person associated with the NFL to test positive for COVID-19
Atlanta Mayor Issues Exec. Order Limiting Restaurants To Take-Out, Closing Bars And GymsAtlanta restaurants can no longer offer dine-in services, and bars and gyms must close in response to COVID-19, according to Mayor Lance Bottom's executive order.
UPDATE: COVID-19 in Georgia: Confirmed Cases Now 287, Deaths 10The number of confirmed cases and deaths from the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to climb.
Ga. Senator Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Another Legislator Awaits Test ResultsGeorgia Senator Brandon Beach has tested positive for coronavirus, according to his wife, Shuntel Paille Beach.
Coronavirus Update: MLS Extends Suspension Of Season Until MayMLS announced Thursday that it is extending the suspension of its current season until at least May, given the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus: Georgia Graduation Ceremonies CanceledColleges like UGA and Georgia Southern University have announced that they are canceling graduation due to the risk of the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Could Push GA Hospitals Beyond Capacity: StudyGA hospitals wouldn't have enough beds for the projected number of coronavirus patients they would need to treat, says a ProPublica study.
Atlanta Mayor Creates $7M Emergency Fund To Help Hourly WorkersMayor Keisha Lance-Bottoms issued an executive order to create an emergency fund that would help hourly workers and small businesses.
Coronavirus Georgia Fallout: Tyler Perry Holds Off ProductionAtlanta-based Tyler Perry Studios has halted all production for original programming due to the risk of coronavirus.
Coronavirus Toll: Georgia Hospital Resorts To Making Own Facemasks As U.S. Cases Soar Past 7,500Health officials say the American health care system might not be equipped for what's next in the coronavirus pandemic if people don't heed warnings from authorities.
Coronavirus: Georgia Grocery Stores Set New Hours, Senior Guest HourGrocery stores around Atlanta are closing early or setting "senior" hours, limiting items and hiring employees to combat coronavirus.
Coronavirus Concerns: Georgia Utility Companies Suspend DisconnectionsAs workers face limited hours and layoffs while businesses take coronavirus safety measures, companies are allowing them to put utility bills on the back burner for now.