Gilmer County

Gilmer County health officials concerned about spike in coronavirus cases

Gilmer County health officials concerned about spike in coronavirus cases

COVID-19 cases took a sharp increase in Gilmer County this past week, and public health officials are concerned the main cause could be the attendance of large gatherings in the county. Anyone who recently attended events such as church revivals or other local large gatherings in the county is encouraged to get tested for COVID-19. Free COVID-19 testing is provided by the Gilmer County Health Department on Mondays and Fridays at the ETC Pavilion in Ellijay. Residents need to call 1-888-881-1474 to register and make an appointment. On June 11, the total number of positive cases in the county was…
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