1,189 COVID-19 Cases reported in Rabun County

Eight more positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Rabun County.  According to the latest figures from the Georgia Department of Public Health, Rabun County has now had 1,189 positive cases of the respiratory virus.  There have been 192 cases reported in Rabun County in the last two weeks.  Also, 23 deaths have been attributed to complications of COVID-19 in Rabun County.  In neighboring counties, Habersham County reports 3,939 cases and 99 deaths, White County lists 2,339 cases and 40 fatalities, and Towns County has had 825 cases and 26 deaths.  According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, there have been a total of 648,694 positive cases of the virus across the state, of those, 45,177 have been hospitalized and the total death count due to complications of the virus has now risen to 10,444.