Follow all the latest coverage of the coronavirus outbreak in Henry County and around the world at henryherald.com/coronavirus.
  • Updated
  • 0

On Sunday, just before noon, The Georgia Department of Public Health said a total of 2,651 cases of the coronavirus known as COVID-19 have been reported in the state. The number of deaths has risen to 80, which is 3.02 percent of all cases.

breakingfeatured
  • Updated
  • 0

There have been 80 new cases of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 reported in Georgia since noon, according to state health officials.

breakingfeatured
  • Updated
  • 0

The latest update from the Georgia Department of Public Health, at noon on Saturday, shows there are now 2,366 cases of coronavirus in the state, and the number of people who have died has risen to 69. That is 2.92% of the cases in Georgia.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Dozens of Georgia National Guard members have deployed to help prop up medical staff at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, where an influx of patients infected with coronavirus has filled hospital beds and severely cut into medical supplies.

breakingfeatured
  • Updated
  • 0

The latest update from the Georgia Department of Public Health, at 7 p.m. Thursday, shows there are now 1,643 cases of the disease in the state, and the number of people who died stands at 56.

breakingfeatured
  • Updated
  • 0

There have been 150 new cases of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 confirmed in Georgia, and two additional deaths from it, since last night, state health officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

ATLANTA — Four state senators, including the chairwoman of the Georgia Democratic Party, have tested positive for coronavirus as the untreatable respiratory disease continues to spread across Georgia with hundreds of confirmed cases and more than two dozen deaths.

  • Updated
  • 0

The number of deaths due to the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 increased to 25 and the number of confirmed cases increased to 620 in Georgia, according to numbers released by state officials Sunday at 7 p.m.

breakingfeatured
  • 0

There are now 555 confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19, and 20 deaths from it, in Georgia, according to numbers released by state health officials Saturday night.

featured
  • 0

ATLANTA — When the legislative session resumes, Georgia lawmakers will take up a measure originally aimed at bringing better public transit options to people in rural parts of Georgia, especially for seniors who already struggle to shop and attend medical appointments.

  • Updated
  • 1

Special shopping times are being set aside at Publix locations for elderly customers only because of the outbreak of the coronavirus known as COVID-19, the grocer announced on Thursday.

featured
  • 0

An announcement from state Sen. Brandon Beach, R-Alpharetta, that he had tested positive for the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 sent shockwaves through the Georgia Senate Wednesday night, triggering Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan to go into self-quarantine and a call from Senate leaders for the entire chamber to do the same.

featured
  • 0

ATLANTA – Gov. Brian P. Kemp and officials with the Georgia Department of Labor addressed Wednesday an increase in the number of partial claims filed as a result of businesses reducing work hours or temporarily closing their doors in light of recent developments regarding COVID-19.

featured
  • 0

Two new cases of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 have been confirmed in Gwinnett County in the last 24 hours, bringing the county's total number of confirmed cases up to seven, according to new data released by the Georgia Department of Health on Tuesday.

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

Newspaper Ads

Newspaper Ads

Online Poll

Have you personally been affected by the novel coronavirus outbreak?

You voted: