COVID-19 City News 1

There are 24 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Athens-Clarke County as of noon Thursday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.

The DPH has confirmed 1,525 cases and 48 deaths in Georgia. The first death from COVID-19 in Athens-Clarke County was announced Tuesday by DPH.

The department updates the number of confirmed cases and deaths at noon and 7 p.m. daily on its website.

Stay informed with Athens and University of Georgia COVID-19 news with The Red & Black's coronavirus page, and follow @redandblack on Twitter for breaking news updates.

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