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Updated on 9/23/20 at 4:20 p.m.:

There have been 1,496 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 31 deaths and 77 hospitalizations. Last week, 9.8% of those tested were positive, down from 12.8% the week prior. 427 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
64 African-American/ Black Male Yes
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 79 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 17 staff members have tested positive. 55 offenders and 16 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 50 positive cases. 37 residents and 13 employees have tested positive. 31 residents have recovered and 2 residents have died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,387 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 92 deaths
  • 4,491 cases in Whitfield County including 61 deaths
  • 3,069 cases in Floyd County including 44 deaths
  • 2,835 cases in Bartow County including 84 deaths
  • 1,812 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,139 cases in Catoosa County including 18 deaths
  • 804 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 739 cases in Chattooga County including 17 deaths
  • 278 cases in Dade County including 5 deaths

There have been 309,678 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,773 deaths. 2,803,215 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/22/20 at 3:55 p.m.:

There have been 1,481 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 30 deaths and 75 hospitalizations. Last week, 9.8% of those tested were positive, down from 12.8% the week prior. 435 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 78 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 16 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 11 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 84 positive cases. 64 residents and 20 employees have tested positive. 26 residents have recovered and 2 residents have died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,342 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 92 deaths
  • 4,469 cases in Whitfield County including 60 deaths
  • 3,010 cases in Floyd County including 41 deaths
  • 2,821 cases in Bartow County including 82 deaths
  • 1,802 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,118 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 798 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 729 cases in Chattooga County including 12 deaths
  • 274 cases in Dade County including 5 deaths

There have been 308,221 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,677 deaths. 2,783,427 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/21/20 at 4:15 p.m.:

There have been 1,470 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 30 deaths and 75 hospitalizations. Last week, 9.8% of those tested were positive, down from 12.8% the week prior. 445 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 79 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 17 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 12 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 84 positive cases. 64 residents and 20 employees have tested positive. 26 residents have recovered and 2 residents have died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,273 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 91 deaths
  • 4,457 cases in Whitfield County including 60 deaths
  • 2,984 cases in Floyd County including 40 deaths
  • 2,808 cases in Bartow County including 82 deaths
  • 1,791 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,108 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 796 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 725 cases in Chattooga County including 12 deaths
  • 274 cases in Dade County including 5 deaths

There have been 307,339 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,604 deaths. 2,770,863 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/20/20 at 9:05 p.m.:

There have been 1,465 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 29 deaths and 75 hospitalizations. 440 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 79 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 17 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 12 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 52 positive cases. 36 residents and 16 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered and 1 resident has died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,241 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 91 deaths
  • 4,451 cases in Whitfield County including 60 deaths
  • 2,975 cases in Floyd County including 40 deaths
  • 2,801 cases in Bartow County including 82 deaths
  • 1,783 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,101 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 795 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 723 cases in Chattooga County including 12 deaths
  • 273 cases in Dade County including 5 deaths

There have been 306,155 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,602 deaths. 2,750,822 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/19/20:

There have been 1,426 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 29 deaths and 74 hospitalizations. 401 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 79 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 17 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 12 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 52 positive cases. 36 residents and 16 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered and 1 resident has died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,188 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 91 deaths
  • 4,436 cases in Whitfield County including 60 deaths
  • 2,963 cases in Floyd County including 40 deaths
  • 2,790 cases in Bartow County including 82 deaths
  • 1,778 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,096 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 793 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 714 cases in Chattooga County including 12 deaths
  • 271 cases in Dade County including 5 deaths

There have been 305,021 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,599 deaths. 2,735,389 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/18/20 at 8:45 p.m.

There have been 1,403 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 29 deaths and 70 hospitalizations. 407 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 79 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 17 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 12 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 52 positive cases. 36 residents and 16 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered and 1 resident has died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,049 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 89 deaths
  • 4,405 cases in Whitfield County including 60 deaths
  • 2,902 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,779 cases in Bartow County including 81 deaths
  • 1,751 cases in Gordon County including 35 deaths
  • 1,079 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 782 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 709 cases in Chattooga County including 12 deaths
  • 266 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 302,737 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,537 deaths. 2,701,952 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/17/20 at 4:15 p.m.

There have been 1,379 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 29 deaths and 69 hospitalizations. 433 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Unknown

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 78 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 16 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 11 staff members have recovered, while 1 offender has died. 

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 51 positive cases. 37 residents and 14 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered and 1 resident has died. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,049 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 89 deaths
  • 4,370 cases in Whitfield County including 59 deaths
  • 2,841 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,762 cases in Bartow County including 81 deaths
  • 1,729 cases in Gordon County including 35 deaths
  • 1,061 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 775 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 694 cases in Chattooga County including 11 deaths
  • 260 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 300,903 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,474 deaths. 2,679,891 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/16/20 at 4:15 p.m.

There have been 1,364 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 28 deaths and 66 hospitalizations. 422 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include:

age race sex chronic_condition
47 White Female No
61 White Female Yes
61 White Male No
62 White Male No
63 White Male No
67 White Male No
68 White Female Yes
70 Unknown Female Yes
71 Unknown Female Unknown
71 White Female Yes
71 White Male Unknown
72 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
73 White Male Yes
76 White Male Yes
77 White Male Yes
78 White Female Yes
78 White Female Yes
79 White Male Yes
79 White Female Yes
80 White Male Yes
81 White Female Yes
84 White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Male Yes
90+ White Female Yes
90+ White Female Yes

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 78 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 16 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 11 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 49 positive cases. 36 residents and 13 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 9,007 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 88 deaths
  • 4,344 cases in Whitfield County including 59 deaths
  • 2,805 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,741 cases in Bartow County including 81 deaths
  • 1,720 cases in Gordon County including 35 deaths
  • 1,054 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 767 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 686 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 257 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 299,056 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,419 deaths. 2,654,121 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/15/20 at 4:15 p.m.

There have been 1,346 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 27 deaths and 63 hospitalizations. 421 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 70-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 78 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 62 offenders and 16 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 9 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 49 positive cases. 36 residents and 13 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 9 positive cases. 4 residents and 5 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,967 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 87 deaths
  • 4,310 cases in Whitfield County including 59 deaths
  • 2,746 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,713 cases in Bartow County including 77 deaths
  • 1,706 cases in Gordon County including 35 deaths
  • 1,043 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 762 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 684 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 250 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 296,833 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,398 deaths. 2,629,090 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/14/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There have been 1,313 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 62 hospitalizations. 401 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 76 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 15 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 9 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 40 positive cases. 31 residents and 9 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered. Pruitt Health Shepherd Hills accounts for 6 positive cases. 2 residents and 4 staff members have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,901 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 87 deaths
  • 4,302 cases in Whitfield County including 59 deaths
  • 2,707 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,685 cases in Bartow County including 77 deaths
  • 1,686 cases in Gordon County including 35 deaths
  • 1,024 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 758 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 680 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 239 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 295,337 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,353 deaths. 2,615,247 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/13/20 at 5:45 p.m.

There have been 1,297 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 62 hospitalizations. 389 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 75 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 14 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 8 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

Pruitt Health in LaFayette accounts for 40 positive cases. 31 patients and 9 employees have tested positive. 1 resident has recovered.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,830 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 85 deaths
  • 4,292 cases in Whitfield County including 59 deaths
  • 2,695 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,677 cases in Bartow County including 77 deaths
  • 1,680 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,017 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 758 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 678 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 239 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 294,314 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,333 deaths. 2,602,202 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/12/20 at 7:45 p.m.

There have been 1,274 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 60 hospitalizations. 371 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 75 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 14 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 8 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,769 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 85 deaths
  • 4,261 cases in Whitfield County including 57 deaths
  • 2,675 cases in Floyd County including 39 deaths
  • 2,666 cases in Bartow County including 76 deaths
  • 1,668 cases in Gordon County including 36 deaths
  • 1,002 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 751 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 672 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 238 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 292,905 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,287 deaths. 2,584,257 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/11/20 at 3:35 p.m.

There have been 1235 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 60 hospitalizations. 353 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 75 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 14 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 8 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,712 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 84 deaths
  • 4,247 cases in Whitfield County including 57 deaths
  • 2,645 cases in Bartow County including 76 deaths
  • 2,636 cases in Floyd County including 37 deaths
  • 1,644 cases in Gordon County including 34 deaths
  • 994 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 741 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 667 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 231 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 290,781 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,246 deaths. 2,558,319 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/10/20 at 3:35 p.m.

There have been 1215 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 58 hospitalizations. 352 cases are less than 21 days old.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 75 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 14 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 8 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

44 positive test results came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

  • 8,625 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 82 deaths
  • 4,217 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,621 cases in Bartow County including 76 deaths
  • 2,593 cases in Floyd County including 38 deaths
  • 1,632 cases in Gordon County including 34 deaths
  • 986 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 737 cases in Murray County including 5 deaths
  • 657 cases in Chattooga County including 7 deaths
  • 228 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 289,123 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,204 deaths. 2,542,594 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/9/20 at 4:05 p.m.

There have been 1179 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 26 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 332 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1179 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 80-year old man, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 75 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 14 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 8 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,533 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 82 deaths
  • 4,177 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,599 cases in Bartow County including 75 deaths
  • 2,560 cases in Floyd County including 35 deaths
  • 1,621 cases in Gordon County including 32 deaths
  • 967 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 734 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 649 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 225 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 287,287 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,128 deaths. 2,527,779 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/8/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There have been 1150 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 25 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 313 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1150 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 74 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 13 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 6 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,479 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 79 deaths
  • 4,161 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,568 cases in Bartow County including 75 deaths
  • 2,514 cases in Floyd County including 35 deaths
  • 1,607 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 949 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 732 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 640 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 222 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 285,350 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,070 deaths. 2,511,826 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/7/20 at 8:30 p.m.

There have been 1145 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 25 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 322 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1145 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 74 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 13 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 6 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,450 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 79 deaths
  • 4,150 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,560 cases in Bartow County including 74 deaths
  • 2,504 cases in Floyd County including 35 deaths
  • 1,598 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 940 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 734 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 636 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 222 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 283,807 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,044 deaths. 2,488,841 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/6/20 at 7:35 p.m.

There have been 1137 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 25 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 323 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1137 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 74 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 13 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 6 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,394 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 78 deaths
  • 4,146 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,557 cases in Bartow County including 74 deaths
  • 2,501 cases in Floyd County including 35 deaths
  • 1,598 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 939 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 731 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 636 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 219 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 283,199 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 6,037 deaths. 2,479,568 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/5/20 at 7:05 p.m.

There have been 1123 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 25 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 315 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1123 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, 72-year old man, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 73 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 61 offenders and 12 staff members have tested positive. 1 offender and 6 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,353 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 78 deaths
  • 4,106 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,542 cases in Bartow County including 74 deaths
  • 2,484 cases in Floyd County including 34 deaths
  • 1,586 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 925 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 729 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 632 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 218 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 281,548 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 5,977 deaths. 2,460,729 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/4/20 at 9:00 p.m.

There have been 1107 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 24 deaths and 53 hospitalizations. 316 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1107 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 61-year old woman, 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 72 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 60 offenders and 12 staff members have tested positive. 6 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,271 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 78 deaths
  • 4,079 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,520 cases in Bartow County including 73 deaths
  • 2,446 cases in Floyd County including 34 deaths
  • 1,577 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 914 cases in Catoosa County including 16 deaths
  • 725 cases in Murray County including 4 deaths
  • 615 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 214 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 279,354 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 5,931 deaths. 2,432,125 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/3/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There have been 1083 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 23 deaths and 52 hospitalizations. 323 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1083 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 68-year old woman, 71-year old woman, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 66 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 56 offenders and 10 staff members have tested positive. 5 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,190 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 78 deaths
  • 4,064 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,506 cases in Bartow County including 73 deaths
  • 2,417 cases in Floyd County including 34 deaths
  • 1,561 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 902 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 721 cases in Murray County including 3 deaths
  • 610 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 211 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 277,288 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 5,868 deaths. 2,410,665 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/2/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There have been 1,069 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 22 deaths and 52 hospitalizations. 327 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1069 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 68-year old woman, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 65 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 55 offenders and 10 staff members have tested positive. 5 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,113 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 78 deaths
  • 4,030 cases in Whitfield County including 55 deaths
  • 2,479 cases in Bartow County including 72 deaths
  • 2,343 cases in Floyd County including 33 deaths
  • 1,549 cases in Gordon County including 31 deaths
  • 885 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 717 cases in Murray County including 3 deaths
  • 593 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 208 cases in Dade County including 4 deaths

There have been 274,613 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 5,795 deaths. 2,381,637 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 9/1/20 at 4:25 p.m.

There have been 1,046 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 22 deaths and 51 hospitalizations. 323 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 1046 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

The reported deaths include a 47-year old woman, 61-year old man, 62-year old man, 63-year old man and a 67-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions; a 71-year old woman with unknown condition; and a 68-year old woman, two 73-year old men, 76-year old man, 77-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 79-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

The Georgia Department of Corrections reports 63 of the positive cases are at Walker State Prison. 53 offenders and 10 staff members have tested positive. 3 staff members have recovered.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 94 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 34 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 84 recoveries.

  • 8,026 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 77 deaths
  • 4,002 cases in Whitfield County including 53 deaths
  • 2,450 cases in Bartow County including 72 deaths
  • 2,313 cases in Floyd County including 32 deaths
  • 1,534 cases in Gordon County including 30 deaths
  • 877 cases in Catoosa County including 17 deaths
  • 716 cases in Murray County including 3 deaths
  • 584 cases in Chattooga County including 6 deaths
  • 200 cases in Dade County including 3 deaths

There have been 272,697 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 5,733 deaths. 2,368,498 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

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