Friday, August 14, 2020

Public Health Reports Two COVID-19 Deaths In Clarke County; Community Health Reports Clarke County COVID-19 Death As Well

***Oconee County Schools Report Four “Active COVID-19 Cases”***

The Department of Public Health reported three COVID-19 Deaths in the 10-County Northeast Health District in its Daily Status Report on Friday, including two in Clarke County.

The Department of Community Health also reported a death attributed to COVID-19 at an Athens-Clarke County Nursing Home.

The Daily Status Report has included 11 deaths in the Northeast Health District attributed to COVID-19 in the last week, and the seven-day rolling average of added deaths increased to 1.6 on Friday from 1.4 on Thursday.