LANIER COUNTY’s COVID-19 CONFIRMED CASES FOLLOW GEORGIA’S STATE-WIDE TRENDS

 

By Carol A. Gasser Moore

LANIER COUNTY, Georgia – This week in Georgia brought the largest single-day rise in deaths since 78 were reported May 21.  In Lanier County, the Georgia of Department of Public Health (DPH) has not added the two known Lanier County citizens deaths last week into its count, but they were confirmed COVID-19 related deaths.  Our local death rate numbers are clearly rising.

Read the whole story in the July 23rd e-edition of the Lanier County News!

 

COVID-19 Weekly Case Changes July 15 – July 22, 2020

HEALTH SOUTH DISTRICT

Department of Public Health

COUNTIES

SOUTH HEALTH DISTRICT

Tested Positive % Change Deaths %

Change

Hospitalizations %

Change

Ben Hill 284 18% + 1 0% 24 33%+
Berrien 205 10%+ 0 0% 11 18%+
Brooks 293 20%+ 12 8%+ 32 25%+
Cook 301 17%+ 5 20%+ 34 26%+
Echols 217 8%+ 0 0% 6 0%
Irwin 117 8%+ 1 0% 16 6%+
Lanier 185 9%+ 3 0% 13 15%+
Lowndes 2344 16%+ 23 17%+ 115 6%+
Tift 1089 8%+ 32 12%+ 146 15%+
Turner 204 6%+ 18 0% 36 2%+

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