New cases explode in NW Georgia: 789 in a day (280 in Floyd, 249 in Bartow). 3 more Floyd residents die from COVID, 2 from Bartow. 168 virus patients in Rome hospitals, down 4. Free COVID-19 test site at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds closed Saturday because of the cold.

New cases explode in NW Georgia: 789 in a day (280 in Floyd, 249 in Bartow). 3 more Floyd residents die from COVID, 2 from Bartow. 168 virus patients in Rome hospitals, down 4. Free COVID-19 test site at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds closed Saturday because of the cold.

 


FRIDAY SUMMARY

  • 3 Floyd residents, 2 Bartow residents the latest Northwest Georgians to die from COVID. 1 probable death in Floyd, Bartow as well posted Friday.
  • 789 new reports in 24 hours including 280 in Floyd and 249 in Bartow. That’s among the most we’ve seen in the pandemic.
  • 168 COVID patients in Rome’s hospitals, down 4 from Thursday. Details below.
  • The free, drive-up, COVID-19 test site at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds will not open Saturday because  of the extreme cold weather forecast for the area. It will reopen at 10 a.m. Monday.

  • Atrium Health Floyd had 88 patients, down 4. Also: 1 patient awaiting test results.
  • AdventHealth Redmond had 80 patients, no change.
  • The record is 221 patients set on Sept. 10, 2021.
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