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Free COVID-19 testing now available to the public in Walker County

The following are common symptoms related to COVID-19:

Symptoms

Additional symptoms can include chills, shaking, fatigue, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting and diarrhea. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.


Updated on 8/10/20 at 3:55 p.m.

There have been 710 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 17 deaths and 36 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 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, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

299 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 710 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 6,191 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 55 deaths
  • 3,549 cases in Whitfield County including 32 deaths
  • 1,885 cases in Bartow County including 63 deaths
  • 1,517 cases in Floyd County including 17 deaths
  • 1,193 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 637 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 608 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 267 cases in Chattooga County including 3 deaths
  • 127 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 219,025 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 4,229 deaths. 1,861,962 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/9/20 at 5:05 p.m.

There have been 705 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 17 deaths and 35 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 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, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

295 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 705 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 6,109 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 54 deaths
  • 3,527 cases in Whitfield County including 30 deaths
  • 1,868 cases in Bartow County including 62 deaths
  • 1,504 cases in Floyd County including 17 deaths
  • 1,183 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 637 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 604 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 266 cases in Chattooga County including 3 deaths
  • 126 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 216,596 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 4,199 deaths. 1,835,048 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/8/20 at 4:05 p.m.

There have been 684 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 17 deaths and 32 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 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, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

276 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 684 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 6,031 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 54 deaths
  • 3,496 cases in Whitfield County including 29 deaths
  • 1,853 cases in Bartow County including 62 deaths
  • 1,488 cases in Floyd County including 17 deaths
  • 1,171 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 631 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 589 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 255 cases in Chattooga County including 3 deaths
  • 125 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 213,427 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 4,186 deaths. 1,797,966 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/7/20 at 3:40 p.m.

There have been 658 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 17 deaths and 31 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 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, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and three 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

256 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 658 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,927 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 53 deaths
  • 3,419 cases in Whitfield County including 29 deaths
  • 1,816 cases in Bartow County including 61 deaths
  • 1,428 cases in Floyd County including 17 deaths
  • 1,144 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 609 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 575 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 241 cases in Chattooga County including 3 deaths
  • 122 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 209,004 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 4,117 deaths. 1,753,129 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/6/20 at 4:20 p.m.

There have been 635 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 30 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

243 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 635 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,833 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 50 deaths
  • 3,358 cases in Whitfield County including 28 deaths
  • 1,772 cases in Bartow County including 61 deaths
  • 1,388 cases in Floyd County including 17 deaths
  • 1,006 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 593 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 564 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 231 cases in Chattooga County including 3 deaths
  • 121 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 204,895 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 4,026 deaths. 1,724,762 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/5/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There have been 617 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 29 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

228 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 617 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,749 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 49 deaths
  • 3,313 cases in Whitfield County including 28 deaths
  • 1,735 cases in Bartow County including 61 deaths
  • 1,353 cases in Floyd County including 16 deaths
  • 1,083 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 587 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 556 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 212 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 119 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 201,713 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,984 deaths. 1,695,224 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/4/20 at 4:10 p.m.

There have been 581 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 27 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

191 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 581 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,669 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 48 deaths
  • 3,272 cases in Whitfield County including 27 deaths
  • 1,675 cases in Bartow County including 61 deaths
  • 1,307 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 1,039 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 572 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 549 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 199 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 114 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 197,948 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,921 deaths. 1,664,412 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/3/20 at 3:25 p.m.

There have been 556 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 27 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

178 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 556 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,617 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 48 deaths
  • 3,232 cases in Whitfield County including 27 deaths
  • 1,618 cases in Bartow County including 60 deaths
  • 1,283 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 1,026 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 546 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 538 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 198 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 111 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 195,435 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,842 deaths. 1,646,401 tests have been run to date in Georgia.


Governor Brian P. Kemp signed two executive orders late Friday extending the Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety measures.

The Public Health State of Emergency now runs through 11:59 PM on September 10, 2020.

Executive Order 07.31.20.02 continues to require social distancing, bans gatherings of more than 50 people unless there is six feet between each person and requires sheltering in place for those living in long-term care facilities, among other provisions. This order runs through 11:59 PM on August 15, 2020.

Updated on 8/2/20 at 5:25 p.m.

There have been 553 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 27 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

179 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 553 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,573 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 48 deaths
  • 3,204 cases in Whitfield County including 27 deaths
  • 1,607 cases in Bartow County including 60 deaths
  • 1,266 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 1,014 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 540 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 535 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 198 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 110 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 193,177 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,840 deaths. 1,624,640 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 8/1/20 at 3:15 p.m.

There have been 548 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 16 deaths and 27 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and a 68-year old woman, 73-year old man, 76-year old man, 76-year old man, two 78-year old women, 79-year old man, 80-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 84-year old woman, 89-year old woman, two 90+ year old men and two 90+ year old women with pre-existing chronic conditions.

176 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 548 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

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 83 recoveries.

  • 5,511 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 48 deaths
  • 3,135 cases in Whitfield County including 26 deaths
  • 1,583 cases in Bartow County including 59 deaths
  • 1,243 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 1,001 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 539 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 527 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 187 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 109 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 190,012 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,825 deaths. 1,596,085 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/31/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There have been 539 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 27 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

172 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 539 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 5,435 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 48 deaths
  • 3,061 cases in Whitfield County including 25 deaths
  • 1,545 cases in Bartow County including 55 deaths
  • 1,206 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 985 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 527 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 520 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 175 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 107 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 186,352 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,752 deaths. 1,574,687 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/30/20 at 4:15 p.m.

COVID-19 related news items from today:

There have been 521 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 26 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

157 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 521 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 5,360 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 47 deaths
  • 2,961 cases in Whitfield County including 24 deaths
  • 1,495 cases in Bartow County including 55 deaths
  • 1,168 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 958 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 513 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 507 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 166 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 105 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 182,286 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,671 deaths. 1,541,389 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/29/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There have been 504 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 25 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

141 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 504 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 5,292 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 46 deaths
  • 2,881 cases in Whitfield County including 24 deaths
  • 1,440 cases in Bartow County including 55 deaths
  • 1,138 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 923 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 495 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 491 cases in Catoosa County including 9 deaths
  • 158 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 102 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 178,323 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,642 deaths. 1,512,464 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/28/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There have been 490 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 23 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

142 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 490 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 5,203 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 46 deaths
  • 2,812 cases in Whitfield County including 24 deaths
  • 1,410 cases in Bartow County including 55 deaths
  • 1,103 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 891 cases in Gordon County including 23 deaths
  • 489 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 470 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 156 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 100 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 175,052 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,563 deaths. 1,487,326 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/27/20 at 9:25 p.m.

There have been 469 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 22 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

124 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 469 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 5,062 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 45 deaths
  • 2,726 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,367 cases in Bartow County including 55 deaths
  • 1,069 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 834 cases in Gordon County including 21 deaths
  • 470 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 457 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 145 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 97 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 170,843 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,509 deaths. 1,452,963 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/26/20 at 6:35 p.m.

There have been 462 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 22 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

118 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 462 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,985 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 45 deaths
  • 2,643 cases in Whitfield County including 22 deaths
  • 1,354 cases in Bartow County including 51 deaths
  • 1,047 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 827 cases in Gordon County including 21 deaths
  • 465 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 452 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 144 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 95 cases in Dade County including one death

There have been 167,953 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,498 deaths. 1,428,945 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/25/20 at 3:35 p.m.

There are 453 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 21 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

110 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 453 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,870 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 44 deaths
  • 2,571 cases in Whitfield County including 22 deaths
  • 1,318 cases in Bartow County including 51 deaths
  • 1,017 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 802 cases in Gordon County including 21 deaths
  • 451 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 447 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 134 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 95 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 165,188 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,495 deaths. 1,407,840 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/24/20 at 4:10 p.m.

Dr. Gary Voccio, Health Director of the Georgia Department of Public Health NWGA Health District provides an update:

There are 439 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 21 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

102 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 439 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,721 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 42 deaths
  • 2,539 cases in Whitfield County including 22* deaths
  • 1,283 cases in Bartow County including 51 deaths
  • 977 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 772 cases in Gordon County including 21 deaths
  • 445 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 441 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 125 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 92 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 161,401 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,442 deaths. 1,382,444 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

*DPH revised this number down one today

Updated on 7/23/20 at 4:30 p.m.

There are 425 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 21 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

95 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 425 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,610 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 41 deaths
  • 2,479 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,252 cases in Bartow County including 50 deaths
  • 942 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 749 cases in Gordon County including 20 deaths
  • 433 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 431 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 115 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 89 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 156,588 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,360 deaths. 1,336,938 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/22/20 at 3:45 p.m.

*“Mask Up Monday” face covering giveaway planned in Walker County from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Monday, July 27 at the Walker County Civic Center & Rossville City Hall.

*There are 419 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 20 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

94 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 419 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,461 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 41 deaths (will be updated soon)
  • 2,410 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,214 cases in Bartow County including 50 deaths
  • 905 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 723 cases in Gordon County including 20 deaths
  • 423 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 412 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 101 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 89 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 152,302 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,335 deaths. 1,316,844 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/21/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 414 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

96 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 414 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,461 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 41 deaths
  • 2,347 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,172 cases in Bartow County including 49 deaths
  • 889 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 711 cases in Gordon County including 20 deaths
  • 407 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 399 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 98 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 88 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 148,988 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,254 deaths. 1,295,291 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/20/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 411 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

96 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 411 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,360 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 40 deaths
  • 2,298 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,142 cases in Bartow County including 46 deaths
  • 867 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 685 cases in Gordon County including 19 deaths
  • 395 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 391 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 93 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 87 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 145,575 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,176 deaths. 1,273,781 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/19/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 410 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

95 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 410 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,262 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 40 deaths
  • 2,246 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,138 cases in Bartow County including 46 deaths
  • 860 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 679 cases in Gordon County including 19 deaths
  • 390 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 382 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 93 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 87 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 143,123 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,173 deaths. 1,255,319 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/18/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 408 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

95 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 408 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,160 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 40 deaths
  • 2,179 cases in Whitfield County including 23 deaths
  • 1,131 cases in Bartow County including 46 deaths
  • 853 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 670 cases in Gordon County including 19 deaths
  • 388 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 371 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 93 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 87 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 139,872 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,168 deaths. 1,231,806 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/17/20 at 3:30 p.m.

There are 402 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

92 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 402 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 4,043 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 40 deaths
  • 2,070 cases in Whitfield County including 19 deaths
  • 1,110 cases in Bartow County including 46 deaths
  • 829 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 653 cases in Gordon County including 19 deaths
  • 385 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 347 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 89 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 84 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 135,183 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,132 deaths. 1,198,678 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/16/20 at 3:30 p.m.

There are 392 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

90 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 392 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 3,939 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 39 deaths
  • 2,017 cases in Whitfield County including 18 deaths
  • 1,089 cases in Bartow County including 46 deaths
  • 810 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 627 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 375 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 336 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 88 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 82 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 131,275 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,104 deaths. 1,178,222 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/15/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 389 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 14 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and two 78-year old women, an 84-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

91 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 389 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 3,798 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 39 deaths
  • 1,978 cases in Whitfield County including 17 deaths
  • 1,058 cases in Bartow County including 45 deaths
  • 784 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 598 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 371 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 326 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 84 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 79 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 127,834 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,091 deaths. 1,154,983 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/14/20 at 3:30 p.m.

There are 384 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

90 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 384 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 3,684 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 38 deaths
  • 1,869 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 1,013 cases in Bartow County including 44 deaths
  • 755 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 563 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 364 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 313 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 81 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 79 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 123,963 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,054 deaths. 1,131,034 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/13/20 at 4:15 p.m.

There are 378 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

91 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 378 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 83 recoveries.

  • 3,509 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 38 deaths
  • 1,840 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 1,010 cases in Bartow County including 44 deaths
  • 745 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 551 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 360 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 308 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 81 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 79 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 120,559 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,026 deaths. 1,107,967 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/12/20 at 3:55 p.m.

There are 374 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

90 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 374 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive. NHC is self reporting 10 deaths and 80 recoveries.

  • 3,457 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 38 deaths
  • 1,787 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 960 cases in Bartow County including 44 deaths
  • 724 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 527 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 359 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 292 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 81 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 79 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 116,926 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 3,001 deaths. 1,083,416 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/11/20 at 3:35 p.m.

There are 372 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

89 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 372 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Friday, July 10th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 80 recoveries.

  • 3,361 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 38 deaths
  • 1,765 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 926 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 716 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 519 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 357 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 290 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 80* cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 79 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 114,401 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,996 deaths. 1,064,873 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

*One case was removed by DPH from Chattooga County today

Updated on 7/10/20 at 4:05 p.m.

There are 367 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 19 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

91 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 367 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Thursday, July 9th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 80 recoveries.

  • 3,255 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 37 deaths
  • 1,705 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 879 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 693 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 491 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 352 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 282 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 81 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 71 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 111,211 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,965 deaths. 1,056,348 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/9/20 at 3:55 p.m.

There are 364 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

95 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 364 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Wednesday, July 8th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 80 recoveries.

  • 3,180 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 36 deaths
  • 1,610 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 859 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 670 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 480 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 339 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 274 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 77 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths
  • 77 cases in Dade County including one death

There are 106,727 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,930 deaths. 1,019,422 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

*Beginning Monday, July 13, free COVID-19 testing will be available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to Noon at the Walker County Health Department, 603 East Villanow Street in LaFayette.

Updated on 7/8/20 at 4:10 p.m.

There are 363 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

110 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 363 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Tuesday, July 7th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 80 recoveries.

  • 3,076 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 36 deaths
  • 1,520 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 844 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 654 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 470 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 334 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 270 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths*
  • 77 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 76 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 103,890 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,922 deaths. 1,000,409** tests have been run to date in Georgia.

*One case and one death from Murray County were removed from their numbers today
**Test numbers now only reflect diagnostic tests (PCR/ Molecular) i.e. the nasal swab.

Updated on 7/7/20 at 4:00 p.m.

There are 348 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

112 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 348 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Monday, July 6th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 69 recoveries.

  • 2,982 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 36 deaths
  • 1,464 cases in Whitfield County including 15 deaths
  • 807 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 629 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 457 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 333 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 271 cases in Murray County including 3 deaths
  • 76 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 73 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 100,407 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,899 deaths. 1,150,472 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

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Updated on 7/6/20 at 3:55 p.m.

There are 345 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

120 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 345 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Sunday, July 5th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 69 recoveries.

  • 2,909 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 35 deaths
  • 1,366 cases in Whitfield County including 14 deaths
  • 778 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 594 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 446 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 324 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 263 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 75 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 67 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 97,064 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,878 deaths. 1,129,749 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

*Hamilton County announced a public mask mandate today that takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on July 10, 2020 and runs through September 8, 2020.

Updated on 7/5/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There are 344 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

125 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 344 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Saturday, July 4th. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 67 recoveries.

  • 2,871 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 35 deaths
  • 1,326 cases in Whitfield County including 13 deaths
  • 774 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 588 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 438 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 323 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 250 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 74 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 67 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 95,516 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,860 deaths. 1,119,577 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/4/20 at 4:25 p.m.

There are 343 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

124 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 343 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Friday, July 3rd. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 67 recoveries.

  • 2,818 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 35 deaths
  • 1,275 cases in Whitfield County including 12 deaths
  • 765 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 586 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 436 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 323 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 244 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 74 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 67 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 93,319 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,857 deaths. 1,094,407 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/3/20 at 3:45 p.m.

There are 337 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include a 63-year old man without pre-existing chronic conditions and an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman with pre-existing chronic conditions.

121 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 337 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Thursday, July 2nd. NHC is currently self reporting 10 deaths and 67 recoveries.

  • 2,782 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 33 deaths
  • 1,218 cases in Whitfield County including 12 deaths
  • 746 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 582 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 429 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 321 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 232 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 74 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 67 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 90,493 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,856 deaths. 1,065,629 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/2/20 at 4:05 p.m.

There are 330 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 12 deaths and 18 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman, 89-year old woman and one person whose age has not yet been disclosed. All with reported ages had pre-existing chronic conditions.

119 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 330 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Wednesday, July 1st. NHC is currently self reporting 9 deaths and 67 recoveries.

  • 2,704 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 30 deaths
  • 1,181 cases in Whitfield County including 10 deaths
  • 727 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 552 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 411 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 319 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 229 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 68 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 63 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 87,709 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,849 deaths. 1,044,722 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

Updated on 7/1/20 at 4:05 p.m.

There are 325 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Walker County with 11 deaths and 17 hospitalizations. The reported deaths include an 85-year old woman, 81-year old woman, 79-year old man, 90+ year old man, 77-year old man, 90+ year old man, 90+ year old woman, 76-year old man, 73-year old man, 90+ year old woman and an 89-year old woman. All had pre-existing chronic conditions.

119 cases are less than 21 days old. Of the 325 confirmed cases, 44 came from serology testing, aka the antibody test.

NHC Healthcare in Rossville accounts for 93 of the positive cases. 60 patients and 33 employees have tested positive as of Tuesday, June 30th. NHC is currently self reporting 9 deaths and 56 recoveries.

  • 2,643 cases in Hamilton County, TN including 30 deaths
  • 1,152 cases in Whitfield County including 10 deaths
  • 714 cases in Bartow County including 42 deaths
  • 539 cases in Floyd County including 15 deaths
  • 399 cases in Gordon County including 18 deaths
  • 314 cases in Catoosa County including 8 deaths
  • 222 cases in Murray County including 2 deaths
  • 67 cases in Dade County including one death
  • 62 cases in Chattooga County including 2 deaths

There are 84,237 confirmed cases in the state of Georgia, including 2,827 deaths. 1,013,009 tests have been run to date in Georgia.

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