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Continuing Coverage: COVID-19 in South Georgia

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Published: Mar. 24, 2020 at 8:39 PM EDT|Updated: Feb. 22, 2021 at 10:10 AM EST
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Below you can find the number of coronavirus cases in our local South Georgia counties. This story will be updated with new information daily.

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As of Wednesday’s 2:50 p.m. update from the Georgia Department of Health, there are 891,502 cases of COVID-19 statewide.

Additionally, DPH is reporting 17,849 coronavirus deaths in Georgia and a 3.1% positivity rate for the day.

Below is the number of cases reported by the DPH in our local counties.

  • Berrien - 1,069 (71 hospitalizations, 32 deaths)
  • Brooks - 948 (89 hospitalizations, 36 deaths)
  • Clinch - 738 (68 hospitalizations, 25 deaths)
  • Colquitt - 3,552 (251 hospitalizations, 82 deaths)
  • Cook - 1,166 (107 hospitalizations, 38 deaths)
  • Decatur - 2,149 (148 hospitalizations, 55 deaths)
  • Echols - 360 (13 hospitalizations, four deaths)
  • Grady - 1,575 (177 hospitalizations, 47 deaths)
  • Lanier - 504 (27 hospitalizations, nine deaths)
  • Lowndes - 7,874 (385 hospitalizations, 144 deaths)
  • Miller - 685 (41 hospitalizations, nine deaths)
  • Mitchell - 1,545 (232 hospitalizations, 75 deaths)
  • Seminole - 749 (67 hospitalizations, 18 deaths)
  • Thomas - 3,610 (353 hospitalizations, 114 deaths)

The State of Georgia says there are 2,334 positive cases and six deaths in the state but it is not known which county to assign them to.

According to DPH’s Wednesday, May 19 vaccine report, more than 6.9 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered across the state and 3,894,452 Georgians have received at least one dose.

  • Berrien - 7,276 doses administered (4,004 first doses, 3,464 fully vaccinated)
  • Brooks - 8,230 doses administered (4,443 first doses, 3,897 fully vaccinated)
  • Clinch - 2,970 doses administered (1,651 first doses, 1,430 fully vaccinated)
  • Colquitt - 21,564 doses administered (11,941 first doses, 10,190 fully vaccinated)
  • Cook - 7,727 doses administered (4,178 first doses, 3,681 fully vaccinated)
  • Decatur - 14,056 doses administered (7,680 first doses, 6,605 fully vaccinated)
  • Echols - 1,271 doses administered (781 first doses, 563 fully vaccinated)
  • Grady - 11,940 doses administered (6,492 first doses, 5,659 fully vaccinated)
  • Lanier - 3,047 doses administered (1,679 first doses, 1,426 fully vaccinated)
  • Lowndes - 48,365 doses administered (26,713 first doses, 22,686 fully vaccinated)
  • Miller - 3,833 doses administered (2,044 first doses, 1,857 fully vaccinated)
  • Mitchell - 11,994 doses administered (6,560 first doses, 5,716 fully vaccinated)
  • Seminole - 4,432 doses administered (2,415 first doses, 2,137 fully vaccinated)
  • Thomas - 25,726 doses administered (13,932 first doses, 12,146 fully vaccinated)