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There is no question that the COVID-19 curve has flattened across Northwest Georgia, according to Dr. Gary Voccio, the district public health director.

Gov. Brian Kemp announced Thursday that anyone in Georgia can be tested for coronavirus after expanding the criteria beyond only those with symptoms, health-care workers, the elderly and the chronically ill.

Local industries are easing back into production after experiencing varying levels of down time related to COVID-19 and, in one case, a devastating fire.

Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Christian Coomer — a former state representative for Floyd County — denies accusations he took advantage of a client when he was a Cartersville attorney.

Spring is normally a busy time for the all-volunteer staff of Floyd Felines with new kittens being born throughout the season — many to mother cats who are strays or in ck棋牌s that can’t care for them.

Even though Gov. Brian Kemp has encouraged Georgians to stay at ck棋牌 as much as possible for the past six weeks, Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials say a lot of folks have beat cabin fever by taking to creeks and streams across Northwest Georgia.

As the U.S. Census Bureau’s campaign for residents to complete the census continues, the department is making sure to reach out to every person possible during the current situation.

ATLANTA - U.S. Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., is planning to introduce bipartisan legislation aimed at relieving the nation’s shortage of doctors and nurses critically needed to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.

Projections are used as a guide in the age of data and technology, never more so than in the last two months as the world has been gripped by the spreading threat of a new pandemic.

It’s not unusual for budget discussion to dominate the agenda at Floyd County Board of Education meetings this time of year, in the middle of a pandemic however, this spring’s planning will have a few extra hurdles.