Catoosa, Chattooga And Whitfield Counties Have More COVID Deaths; Georgia Has 166 New Deaths

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Georgia state health officials reported on Wednesday there have been 166 additional deaths due to the coronavirus. The current total is 20,971.

There are 4,227 new cases as that total reaches 1,173,584 confirmed cases of coronavirus.

Hospitalizations are at 77,118, which is an increase of 258 from the day before.

Here are the numbers by county:

Catoosa County: 7,628 cases, up 45; 74 deaths, up 1; 283 hospitalizations, up 1

Chattooga County: 3,290 cases, up 20; 72 deaths, up 1; 222 hospitalizations, up 1

Dade County: 1,673 cases, up 12; 15 deaths; 66 hospitalizations

Walker County: 8,757 cases, up 38; 91 deaths; 325 hospitalizations

Whitfield County: 18,163 cases, up 37; 265 deaths, up 4; 855 hospitalizations, up 1

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Hamilton County Has 1 More Coronavirus Death And 174 New Cases; Tennessee Has 63 More Deaths

Georgia Has 157 More COVID Deaths And 3,508 New Cases


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: APPLINGS, CHARQUEL LE MON 2103 BLACKFORD ST CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 29 years old Arresting Agency: Federal Marshall Booked ... (click for more)

The Hamilton County Health Department reported one more coronavirus death on Thursday and 174 new positive cases, up from 172 the day before. The total cases in the county now stands at 60,750. ... (click for more)

Georgia state health officials reported on Thursday there have been 157 additional deaths due to the coronavirus. The current total is 21,865. There are 3,508 new cases as that total reaches ... (click for more)



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Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: APPLINGS, CHARQUEL LE MON 2103 BLACKFORD ST CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: 29 years old Arresting Agency: Federal Marshall Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s) --- BOSTON, MARTEZ MARIO 2006 MILNE ST Chattanooga, 374064225 Age at Arrest: 33 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County FAILURE TO ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Has 1 More Coronavirus Death And 174 New Cases; Tennessee Has 63 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported one more coronavirus death on Thursday and 174 new positive cases, up from 172 the day before. The total cases in the county now stands at 60,750. The death total is at 611. The death was reported to be a white male, age 81 or older. The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations is 254 in Hamilton County - down from 272 on Wednesday. ... (click for more)

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