COVID19

Latest news about Coronavirus.

Nearly one-third of Fayette residents have gotten at least 1 Covid...

4 Fayette residents die from Covid-19 this week —  More than 3 out of every 10 Fayette residents have received at least one Covid-19 vaccination...

Ongoing list of Fayette County Covid-19 fatalities — Georgia Department of...

UPDATED APRIL 15 — The graphic below is provided by the Georgia Department of Public Health. It represents a running list of persons who...

Southern Crescent Technical College still building strong students, careers, communities even...

Looking back at Academic Year 2020, it is certain that this past year has been one unlike any other we have experienced in our...

Fayette school employees get state bonuses up to $1,000 each

Fayette County Public Schools will give a $1,000 one-time award to all school system employees, both full-time and part-time. Hourly employees who worked at least...

Some answers to ‘Which vaccine should I get?’

With the growing availability of the Covid-19 vaccines, a common question is, “Which vaccine should I get?” Below are two perspectives, one from the executive...

5 Fayette deaths from Covid last week

While Fayette had only a single-digit daily increase of Covid-19 cases in the past week, the death of toll of county residents took no...

Covid weary, but faith helps us press on

I did it again this week. I walked all the way from the car to the entrance of the grocery store and realized I...

Covid cases in Fayette schools fall sharply

After a mini-surge in Covid-19 cases the week before, Fayette County schools saw an equally rapid drop in new cases and quarantines last week,...

Fayette’s Covid week: 2-week new case rate falls below 5% for...

Both Fayette County and the state of Georgia have encouraging news showing up in the daily measure of new Covid-positive tests during the prior...

Reap what you sow

The tragic killing of 9 people by a deranged killer in Atlanta has once again thrown our nation into paroxysms of anger, blame, and...

Gov. Kemp to open up gatherings, eliminate shelter-in-place requirements, reduce distancing...

Effective next Thursday, several Covid-19 rules will be either eliminated or reduced, according to Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp Wednesday. Here’s what Kemp’s new executive orders...

Covid-19 — One year later

It’s been just over a year since the world and the nation changed with the emergence of the coronavirus. Certainly every aspect of the...