(Cleveland)- The Georgia Department of Public Health figures shows the number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in White County has increased to 91 and the number of related deaths is now three.

Looking at surrounding county reports, Hall County 2,216 cases with 40 deaths, Habersham County, 464 cases and 14 deaths.  84 cases are confirmed in Lumpkin County with one death, while Union County remains the same at 37 cases with one death and the number of cases in Towns County is still 21 with one related death. 

People are encouraged by health officials to continue to wash their hands, practice social distancing, and wear masks in public in an effort to curtail the spread of this virus.