COVID19

Latest news about Coronavirus.

7 new student cases, 4 new staff cases in Fayette schools...

The number of Covid-19 cases among students and staff in Fayette's public schools remains low. The weekly report on Oct. 23 showed seven new...

5 new Covid cases hit Fayetteville long-term care facility

The Oct. 23 report by Ga. Department of Community Health (DCH) on Covid-19 cases in Fayette County long-term care facilities showed five new resident...

Oct. 25 pandemic report: Fayette records 12 new cases

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 25: THE NUMBERS: Fayette cases — 2,116 (+12 new...

Drive-thru flu clinic Oct. 28 at Fayette County Health Department

For those wanting the annual flu shot, the time is here. A drive-thru flu clinic will be set up on Oct. 28 at the...

Taking Hugs for Granted

Several years ago, I stood at the bedside of a man who was basically non-responsive. His faithful wife stood there as I visited and...

Oct. 24 pandemic report: Fayette records 57 deaths, 3 over past...

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 24: THE NUMBERS: Fayette cases — 2,104 (+3 new...

Oct. 23 pandemic report: Largest state increase since Sept. 19

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 23: THE NUMBERS:  Demographics of Fayette County cases by...

Oct. 22 pandemic report: 3 fatalities in 2 days as Fayette...

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 22: THE NUMBERS:  Demographics of Fayette County cases:  Oct. 22...

Oct. 21 pandemic report: Fayette adds 11 new cases, 2 new...

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 21, UPDATED OCT. 22: SUMMARY: Fayette reported 11 new...

Parents, kids line up for drive-thru Public Safety Fall Festival

The annual Public Safety Fall Festival sponsored by the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office held Oct. 16 at the Fayette County Justice Center in Fayetteville...

Oct. 20 pandemic report: Fayette positive case rate on the increase

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 20: SUMMARY: The two-week positive case rate is...

Oct. 19 Fayette Covid report: 9 new cases, 1 more fatality

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 2:50 p.m., Oct. 19: THE NUMBERS:  Demographics of Fayette County cases:  Oct. 19...