First Piedmont Healthcare Workers Receive COVID-19 VaccineThe first five Piedmont Newton and Rockdale healthcare workers were more than ready to roll up their sleeves to get the COVID-19 vaccine on December 17, 2020.
Georgia Gov. Kemp Announces COVID Vaccine Distribution PlansGeorgia will soon see several hundred thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccines, according to Governor Brian Kemp and state health officials.
Complete Or Not Complete? That Is The Election Certification QuestionAn hour after Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger's office issued a press release announcing the election certification was complete, his office issued another that he hasn't yet certified the results of the presidential election.
Georgia Election Audit Completed: Biden Victory, Finds No Widespread FraudGeorgia has finished its statewide audit of the election, confirming that President-elect Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump, according to a news release from the Secretary of State's office
Stacey Abrams Credited For Joe Biden's Lead In GeorgiaMany are crediting Stacey Abrams for Joe Biden's 14,000 vote lead in the presidential race in Georgia.
Technical College System Of Georgia Awarded Additional $13 million In Dislocated Worker Relief FundingTechnical college system of Georgia awarded additional $13 million in dislocated worker relief funding.
Gov. Kemp Defends COVID-19 StrategyEven though Georgia’s coronavirus infection rate is among the worst in the nation, a spokeswoman for Gov. Brian Kemp pushed back on questions about a lack of progress made in combating COVID-19 in the state.
Georgia, Florida New COVID-19 Cases DeclineGeorgia and Florida are among several states across the US seeing a decline in new coronavirus cases, a US top official said this week, though he warned things could quickly change again if Americans aren't careful.
Special Election Will Be Held For John Lewis' Congressional SeatGovernor Brian Kemp announced Monday the date of the special election required for U.S. House of Representatives District 5, which became vacant with the death of Rep. John Lewis (D-5).
Florida Officials Won't Prosecute People For Not Wearing MasksAt least two Florida counties are under curfew Saturday to fight the spread of coronavirus, just hours after the governor said officials won't punish residents for not wearing face masks.
Georgia Sets Another Coronavirus Record While Mayor And Governor Battle Over Mask MandateKemp and Bottoms have since been clashing on coronavirus guidelines, after Kemp sued the mayor over a mask mandate she ordered for the city.  Kemp previously issued an executive order nullifying local mask requirements.