SHD reports highest COVID-19 cases of the pandemic

Release District COVID-19 Cases At All Time High Posted: December 30, 2020 by Kristin Patten VALDOSTA – South Health District is currently experiencing the most significant increase in COVID-19 cases that the district has seen since the pandemic…

Father Daughter Valentine Dance cancelled

VALDOSTA, GA - Dec. 12, 2020 - The First Presbyterian Church have announced the cancellation of the 2021 Father Daughter Valentine Dance due to the ongoing COVID pandemic. The event, scheduled for February 5-6, would…

Six GA residents use fraud schemes to exploit…

Release: Major COVID-19 fraud investigation results in charges in Augusta area Half-dozen charged with fraud relating to fake businesses that sought federal funds AUGUSTA, GA:  Six individuals have been indicted on felony charges and nearly…

GDOL Issues Over $1 Billion in LWA Benefits

Release: Atlanta, GA - The Georgia Department of Labor has paid almost $14.8 billion in state and federal benefits since the beginning of the pandemic in March of this year. These payments include over $1…

Gov. Kemp reports GA’s economic successes during COVID-19

Release: ICYMI: Georgia's Strong Economic Recovery SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 Governor Kemp: Georgia Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.6%, Beats National Average Jackson Progress-Argus: Georgia unemployment rate falls substantially in August "Unemployment in Georgia fell by 2…