COVID19

Latest news about Coronavirus.

Covid nearly disappears from Fayette schools, still hanging out in the...

Fayette County schools reported only 12 cases of Covid-19 last week in all 24 schools, according to the system’s weekly tally. The report covering...

Official Covid cases continue to fall in Fayette

The Covid-19 cases reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health continued their steep decline both statewide and in Fayette County over the past week....

Fayette School System plans on ‘moving from pandemic to endemic’ operations...

With Covid-19 numbers still going down, the Fayette County School System plans to move out of its pandemic operational pattern and transition back to...

Mayor Ed Johnson delivers sixth annual Fayetteville State of the City...

Fayetteville Mayor Ed Johnson delivered his sixth-annual State of the City address during the Feb. 17 Fayetteville City Council meeting, marking the first time...

Need mortgage or utility bill help? Fayette Congressman David Scott says...

Last month, Congressman David Scott, (GA-13) and Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Christopher Nunn announced the launch of the Georgia Homeowner Assistance...

Fayette Covid cases accelerating downward

After an omicron peak average of more than 200 new test-confirmed Covid-19 cases a day across Fayette County in early January, daily counts have...

Downward Covid case trend resumes in Fayette

January case numbers in Fayette represent nearly 20% of the county's pandemic total —  After a slight uptick in Covid case numbers last week in...

Masking rules move in 2 directions in Fayette

Mask policies changed in two local institutions this week — the Fayette County School System and the Piedmont Fayette Hospital. One — the school system...

Fayette Covid cases still trending down

Covid case numbers continue a downward trend in Fayette County in general while remaining steady at above 120 new cases a week within the...

Galileo’s lesson for Covid

As a Catholic, one of the most tiresome accusations I have to deal with is that the Catholic Church is anti-science, as demonstrated by...

Is Fayette’s omicron surge ending?

Data from the Georgia Department of Public Health suggest that the surge in infections largely attributed to the Covid-19 variant named omicron is on...

Omicron infections climb to unprecedented peaks in Fayette and Georgia

Data overload at Ga. Dept. of Public Health delays weekend numbers —  Fayette County posted a record number of new omicron cases for the final...