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First COVID-19 case confirmed in Lanier County

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of the first COVID-19 case in Lanier County. The individual is currently hospitalized, and the source of exposure is unknown. To receive the most recent total case counts for any county in Georgia, please refer to the Georgia Department of Public Health […]

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Berrien, Cook see first COVID-19 cases

Total South Health District case count 50 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of six new cases of COVID-19. Four individuals are residents of Tift County, one individual is a resident of Berrien County, and one individual is a resident of Cook County. These are the first confirmed […]

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First COVID-19 case confirmed in Brooks County

Brings total South Health District case count to 44 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of four new cases of COVID-19. Two individuals are residents of Tift County, one individual is a resident of Turner County, and one individual is a resident of Brooks County. This is the […]

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40 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Health District

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of one new case of COVID-19. The individual is a resident of Tift County. The investigation surrounding this case is ongoing. At this time, South Health District has 40 confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the District which includes ten counties throughout South […]

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Five new COVID-19 cases confirmed in South Health District

Brings total COVID-19 case count to 39 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of five new cases of COVID-19. Four individuals are residents of Lowndes County and one is a resident of Tift County. The investigations surrounding these cases are ongoing. We are aware of a discrepancy in […]

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Seven new COVID-19 cases confirmed in South Health District

Brings total COVID-19 case count to 34 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of seven new cases of COVID-19. Four individuals are residents of Tift County, two are residents of Lowndes County and one is a resident of Ben Hill County. The investigations surrounding these cases are ongoing. […]

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Sick? Stay home!

VALDOSTA – Whether it’s COVID-19, the flu or a cold, sick individuals should STAY HOME.   Staying home when sick is important for all respiratory illnesses but is critical during a public health emergency. If you are experiencing a fever or cough, you should stay home to avoid spreading the illness and to allow yourself […]

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One new COVID-19 case identified in Lowndes County

Brings total South Health District case count to 21 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of one new case of COVID-19. The individual is a resident of Lowndes County, is isolated at home during their recovery and the source of exposure is unknown at this time. At this […]

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Tift, Irwin each confirm one new COVID-19 case

Brings total South Health District case count to 20 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of two new cases of COVID-19. One individual is a resident if Tift County and the other individual is a resident of Irwin County. The Tift County individual is isolated at home during […]

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Two new COVID-19 cases identified in Tift County

Brings total South Health District case count to 18 The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), South Health District has received confirmation of two new cases of COVID-19. Both individuals were previously identified as “Unknown” on the DPH COVID-19 Daily Status Report, but after investigation were determined to be residents of Tift County. One individual […]

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