Georgia Reports 3,406 New Coronavirus Cases, 21 More Deaths

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Georgia state health officials reported on Tuesday there have been 100,470 confirmed cases of coronavirus -  an increase of 3,406.

There have been 2,899 people in the state who have died from the coronavirus - 21 more since Monday.

Hospitalizations are at 12,226 - up 307 since Monday.

Whitfield County has 98 new cases for a total of 1,464 and has had 15 deaths, up one since Monday. Officials said 70 have been hospitalized, up one from Monday.

Walker County has three new case at 348 and remains at 12 deaths and 18 hospitalized.

Dade County has one new case for a total of 76 cases and remains at one death.
Four have been hospitalized.

Catoosa County has none new cases for 333 cases and remains at eight deaths. Twenty-eight have been hospitalized.

Chattooga County has six new cases for a total of 73 cases, and remains at two deaths. The county has had one additional hospitalization, for a total of five.

Bartow County south of Chattanooga at Cartersville has 19 new cases, for a total of 807 cases and remains at 42 deaths from the virus.

Floyd County (Rome) has 629 cases, up 35 from Monday, and remains at 15 deaths.

Gordon County (Calhoun) added 11 cases since Monday, for a total of 457 cases and remains at 18 deaths from coronavirus. Forty-four have been hospitalized in Gordon County.

The cases remain centered around the Atlanta area, with Fulton County with 9,066 cases and remains at 316 deaths. Cobb County has 6,082 cases and has 247 deaths, up one from Monday. There are now 7,158 cases in Dekalb County (Decatur) and it remains at 173 deaths. Gwinnett County has increased to 9,972 cases and remains at 174 deaths.   

Dougherty County (Albany) has 2,030 cases and remains at 155 deaths.

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Cost Has Gone Up For Brainerd Pathway

Man, 28, Shot Friday Afternoon In Highland Park


Here is the Hamilton County arrest report: ALSOBROOK, CONSTANCE KELLEY 207 S MOORE RD CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 58 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga ASSAULT THEFT OF ... (click for more)

The cost has gone up for a planned Midtown Pathway shared-use pathway in Brainerd. When it was introduced in 2016, the city was seeking a $1,060,000 state Transportation Alternative Grant ... (click for more)

A man, 28, was shot in Highland Park Friday afternoon. At approximately 4:50 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot call in the Highland Park area. Upon arrival, police located ... (click for more)



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Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the Hamilton County arrest report: ALSOBROOK, CONSTANCE KELLEY 207 S MOORE RD CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 58 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga ASSAULT THEFT OF PROPERTY-UNDER 1000 --- ANGEVINE, KIARA 3929 MANOR RD APT 209 CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 21 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga VIOLATION OF PROBATION ( THEFT OF PROPERTY ... (click for more)

Cost Has Gone Up For Brainerd Pathway

The cost has gone up for a planned Midtown Pathway shared-use pathway in Brainerd. When it was introduced in 2016, the city was seeking a $1,060,000 state Transportation Alternative Grant for the project. The city's share of the cost would be $326,400. Officials currently say the city's share will be $440,000. The entire project is now $2.2 million. It will be discussed ... (click for more)

Opinion

From Exclusion To Inclusion: The Need For A New Chattanooga Way

Executive Summary: A New Chattanooga Way The Chattanooga renaissance that local leaders brag about took almost 40 years to reach fruition. It took risk. It took vision. It took billions of dollars. The physical renaissance is a farce if it fails to lift all Chattanoogans. The evidence in this report suggests the renaissance is incomplete. A New Chattanooga Way would include ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

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Sports

Chattanooga FC To Play Two Home Matches In October

As the boys in blue prepare to head north for the NISA Fall Championship Tournament, today the club announced two more home matches to close out the 2020 season. Saturday, October 17th will see Metro Louisville FC from the NPSL come to town. The following weekend, Saturday, October 24th, NISA’s newest team, Maryland Bobcats FC, will come to the Scenic City. Tickets for both matches ... (click for more)

Veteran Leadership - Zeca and Hernandez Propel CFC to Conference Title

The second goal in CFC’s 3-0 win over New Amsterdam was truly vintage for the best team in NISA’s Eastern Conference. After the New York team used an overhead kick to clear the ball, CFC’s Juan Hernandez positioned himself underneath it around midfield and then corralled it with a running start. Beside him was Zeca, who readied himself for one of his trademark runs down the ... (click for more)