The latest figures released by the Georgia Department of Public Health list 292 confirmed cases of coronavirus in White County with a total of 5 deaths related to the virus.

Looking at other area counties; Hall County has 5,372 cases with 77 deaths, Habersham County 1,011 cases, and 48 deaths. Lumpkin County 291 confirmed cases with 6 deaths Union County 197 cases 6 deaths and Towns County 107 cases with one death related to the virus.  

Officials remind everyone to practice social distancing, washing your hands often, and wearing a face mask when out in public in order to help slow the spread of the virus.