August 19, 2021–1:00 p.m.
GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Two more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Floyd County Wednesday.
According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, 204 Floyd County residents have died since the start of the pandemic.
Two more deaths were also reported in Gordon County Wednesday for a total of 110.
Bartow County has seen 227 deaths since March of last year, up by one from Tuesday.
Floyd County has now seen 700 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the last two weeks, including 169 from Tuesday to Wednesday alone.
There are 61 COVID-19 patients at Floyd and 45 at Redmond.