Georgia COVID-19 Deaths Exceed 180, Confirmed Cases Over 5,800Before Governor Brian Kemp's executive shelter in place order takes effect at 6 p.m. tonight, the number of coronavirus deaths and confirmed cases continue to climb.
Updated: 'It Was Like A Domino Effect': How Two Funerals Helped Turn Albany Into A Hotspot For CoronavirusWhen a retired janitor suddenly died in southern Georgia, crowds of relatives and friends flocked to a local funeral home and mourned together. Within weeks, their city was overrun by coronavirus cases.
COVID-19: Georgia DPH: Coronavirus Death Count Reaches 163, Confirmed Cases at 5,348As of noon today, April 2, the GDPH's website now shows 163 people have died and at least 5,348 people have tested positive for COVID-19.
BREAKING: COVID-19: Georgia Gov. Orders Statewide Shelter In Place, Closes K-12 Schools For Rest Of School YearGovernor Brian Kemp said in a press conference today the ongoing coronavirus outbreak is now calling for more aggressive measures, including a statewide shelter in place and closing schools for the rest of the year.
COVID-19 UPDATE: 139 Deaths in Georgia, Confirmed Cases at 4,638As of noon on April 1, 2020, Georgia's COVID-19 death toll reached at least 139, the number of confirmed cases was at 4,638, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
Coronavirus In Georgia: What To Do If You Have SymptomsIf Georgians are worried that they have the coronavirus, here are recommendations from experts on what to do.
BREAKING: Ga. COVID-19 Deaths At 87, Confirmed Cases Exceed 2,800According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, 87 people in Georgia have now died from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). In addition, confirmed cases of the virus are now at 2,800, as of noon on March 30.
Ga. COVID-19 Cases Surpass 2,600, Death Count at 83Georgia now has more than 2,000 confirmed novel coronavirus cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
UPDATE: Georgia COVID-19 Deaths Now At 40, At Least 1,247 Confirmed CasesAs of noon on March 25, 2020, COVID-19 has now claimed 40 lives and infected at least 1,247 people in Georgia, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.
COVID-19: Publix Employee Tests Positive In Cumming, Ga.Publix officials said the Georgia Department of Public Health has confirmed a person employed at a Cumming, Georgia store has tested positive for COVID-19.
GA Coronavirus: New Data Showing 'Significant Increase' In CasesMonday's coronavirus numbers in Georgia showed an increase of more than 170 cases from Sunday, along with 25 deaths statewide.
BREAKING: Ga. Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Now at 420, 13 deathsAs anticipated by state officials, the number of confirmed cases of people testing positive for the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is drastically increasing each day.
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.
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 Flu Deaths Climb As Flu More Worrisome Than CoronavirusGeorgia saw deaths from the flu increase again in the last week. So far this season, an estimated 26 million people have been sickened.