UPDATE: COVID-19 status report 8/27


Updated 8/27 at 3 p.m.

ATLANTA – Georgia Department of Public Heath (DPH) reported at 3 pm Thursday (Aug. 27) there have been 263,074 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 5,393 deaths and  24,127 hospitalizations in the state.

There are 656 confirmed cases of coronavirus  in Lumpkin County  that have resulted in 12 deaths.

The DPH updates statistics daily at 3 p.m.


  1. Charlotte April 5, 2020 at 2:36 pm

    If someone is having difficult breathing and has a fever otherwise I’m good health can they be tested for the viruse?

    • Bill Johnson April 5, 2020 at 6:27 pm

      Hi Charlotte. Thank you for reading Fetch Your News. This is a question for your family physician.

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