Georgia Reports 2,197 New Coronavirus Cases, 3 More Deaths

Sunday, July 5, 2020
Georgia state health officials reported on Sunday there have been 95,516 confirmed cases of coronavirus -  an increase of 2,197.

There have been 2,860 people in the state who have died from the coronavirus - three more since Saturday.

Hospitalizations are at 11,775 - up 32 since Saturday.

Whitfield County has 51 new cases for a total of 1,326 and has had 13 deaths. Officials said 64 have been hospitalized.

Walker County has one new case at 344 and remains at 12 deaths.
18 have been hospitalized.

Dade County is remains at 74 cases and one death. Four have been hospitalized.

Catoosa County remains at 323 cases and eight deaths. Twenty-eight have been hospitalized.

Chattooga County still has 67 cases, and remains at two deaths and four hospitalizations.

Bartow County south of Chattanooga at Cartersville has 9 new cases, for a total of 774 cases and remains at 42 deaths from the virus.

Floyd County (Rome) has 588 cases, up six from Saturday, and remains at 15 deaths.

Gordon County (Calhoun) added two cases since Friday for a total of 438 cases and remains at 18 deaths from coronavirus. 44 have been hospitalized in Gordon County.

The cases remain centered around the Atlanta area, with Fulton County with 8,652 cases and remains at 314 deaths. Cobb County has 5,758 cases and has 246 deaths. There are now 6,905 cases in Dekalb County (Decatur) and remains at 173 deaths. Gwinnett County has increased to 9,645 cases and remains at 173 deaths.   

Dougherty County (Albany) has 1,991 cases and remains at 155 deaths.

Christian Wooden Charged In July 27 Shooting Of Woman On Fisher Avenue

Bible In The Schools Presents Community Gift To Hamilton County Schools

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report


Christian Wooden, 22, has been charged in the July 27 shooting of a female that occurred at 500 Fisher Ave. Wooden is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm. He is ... (click for more)

Local non-profit Bible in the Schools presented Hamilton County Schools with its annual community gift of over $1.7 million as reimbursement for the 2019-2020 Bible History elective program. ... (click for more)

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ATWOOD, SARAH NICOLE 102 DAISY AVE SODDY DAISY, 37379 Age at Arrest: 30 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County NONSUPPORT AND ... (click for more)



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Christian Wooden Charged In July 27 Shooting Of Woman On Fisher Avenue

Christian Wooden, 22, has been charged in the July 27 shooting of a female that occurred at 500 Fisher Ave. Wooden is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm. He is in custody at the Hamilton County Jail. On July 27, a 25-year-old female was injured in a shooting on Fisher Avenue. At approximately 5:59 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 500 ... (click for more)

Bible In The Schools Presents Community Gift To Hamilton County Schools

Local non-profit Bible in the Schools presented Hamilton County Schools with its annual community gift of over $1.7 million as reimbursement for the 2019-2020 Bible History elective program. Cathy Scott, president, along with Tom Glenn, incoming chairman of the board of directors, and board member of Bible in the Schools Mike Harrell presented the community gift to Superintendent ... (click for more)

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Mark Kimsey Was The Real Deal And Larger Than Life

Rest In Peace to one of the most honorable, intelligent and entertaining human beings I have ever met in my entire life. Mark Kimsey, you were an eloquent and extremely talented writer and the epitome of what an American Law Enforcement Officer should be - courageous, scholarly, empathetic, proficient and selfless. Words can not begin to express how much you are respected ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Laughing With Jim Murray

When I was in high school, I would love it when the “Newspapers in Education” would roll around once a week. The Chattanooga Times was a real Godsend because it offered me something interesting to read during class and, man, I would pounce on the paper. I would immediately find the syndicated columnist, Jim Murray, and revel in his every word. He was - and this I believe to this ... (click for more)

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Topgolf Opens Second Open-Air Concept In Chattanooga

Topgolf Entertainment Group, a global sports and entertainment company, announced its newest venue located in Chattanooga will open its doors to the public on Friday. The new venue is the second community-focused, completely open-air concept from Topgolf, featuring a technology-driven, single-level design. Topgolf Chattanooga features 36 climate-controlled hitting bays outfitted ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Red Wolves Win 1-0 In Chi Memorial Stadium Opener

The Chattanooga Red Wolves played their first home match in newly finished CHI Memorial Stadium Saturday night. The Covid-19 reduced sold out crowd was rewarded with a 1-0 win as the Red Wolves beat FC Tuscon on a Greg Hurst goal in the second half. Hurst scored in the 53th minute to give the Red Wolves a 1-0 lead. Red Wolves keeper Alex Mangels saved a FC Tuscon PK in the second ... (click for more)