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Brooks County Horse Tests Positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Valdosta – Public Health officials are encouraging South Georgians to wear mosquito spray whenever outdoors to guard against mosquito-borne illnesses. A horse in Brooks County has tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). “While we see these types of reports each year, it’s still important for us to remember the importance of preventing mosquito bites […]