Georgia Has 52 More Coronavirus Deaths And 19,053 New Cases

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Georgia state health officials reported on Thursday there have been 52 additional deaths due to the coronavirus. The current total is 26,709.

There are 19,053 new cases reported on Thursday, as that total reaches 1,622,845 confirmed cases of coronavirus. 

Hospitalizations with the virus are at 98,500, which is an increase of 285 since Wednesday.

Here are the numbers by county:

Catoosa County: 10,008 cases, up 143; 102 deaths, up 1

Chattooga County: 4,309 cases, up 56; 99 deaths

Dade County: 2,104 cases, up 18; 21 deaths, up 1

Walker County: 11,146 cases, up 172; 141 deaths, up 1

Whitfield County: 22,762 cases, up 359; 336 deaths


Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Man, 43, Ejected From Jeep After Rear-Ending Vehicle On Brainerd Road

Man Fires Gun At Cleveland Walmart; Extra Officers Needed To Get Him Into Custody


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ADAMS, OSCAR RAHEEM 109 MODERN WAY CHATSWORTH, 30705 Age at Arrest: 29 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County FAILURE TO APPEAR ... (click for more)

A 43-year-old man was ejected from the Jeep he was driving following a crash on Brainerd Road on Tuesday night. At 8:48 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the scene. Police located the ... (click for more)

A man fired a gun at the Cleveland Walmart on Tuesday afternoon, then officers had to use a taser on him and additional officers to get him into custody. At 5:06 p.m., the Cleveland Police ... (click for more)



Breaking News

Man, 43, Ejected From Jeep After Rear-Ending Vehicle On Brainerd Road

A 43-year-old man was ejected from the Jeep he was driving following a crash on Brainerd Road on Tuesday night. At 8:48 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the scene. Police located the driver of a Jeep who had been ejected from the vehicle. He was suffering from non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Police were advised the ... (click for more)

Man Fires Gun At Cleveland Walmart; Extra Officers Needed To Get Him Into Custody

A man fired a gun at the Cleveland Walmart on Tuesday afternoon, then officers had to use a taser on him and additional officers to get him into custody. At 5:06 p.m., the Cleveland Police Department was dispatched to an armed subject/possible active shooter incident at Walmart, 2300 Treasury Dr. Deputies with the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office responded as well to back up Cleveland ... (click for more)

Opinion

Rest In Peace, Larry Wallace

Athens and Tennessee lost a great friend and a long-time public servant when Larry Wallace passed away Saturday afternoon. The 1962 McMinn County High School graduate started his lifetime law enforcement career with the Athens Police Department in 1964. He joined the Tennessee Highway Patrol in 1967 and was appointed as a special agent with the Tennessee Bureau of ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Alabama Picked No. 1 In Coaches’ Poll

When Alabama football coach Nick Saban described last year’s season as a “rebuilding effort,” it triggered a lot of good-natured laughter throughout college sports. After all, the Crimson Tide just won 13 games and the SEC championship game before losing the national title game to Georgia. As if to underscore such greatness, this year’s Alabama team has just been chosen by the AFCA ... (click for more)

Sports

Montgomery Snaps Lookouts' Winning Streak

Spirits were high and optimism was flowing at AT&T Field on Tuesday prior to the series opener between the Chattanooga Lookouts and the Montgomery Biscuits. After all, the Lookouts had beaten the Birmingham Barons five of six times on the road and had won seven of their last 10 games and three in a row. But all of that optimism was dampened in a hurry when second baseman ... (click for more)

Up-Tempo Pace In Full Force During Vols' First Preseason Scrimmage

Tennessee football completed its first scrimmage of preseason camp on Tuesday morning in Neyland Stadium as the Volunteers worked multiple situations in nearly 100 plays. An up-tempo offense was in full effect during the live, full-padded scrimmage that saw sixth-year senior quarterback Hendon Hooker toss multiple touchdowns, including one to tight end Jacob Warren . "We ... (click for more)