Coronavirus News for Hiawassee

9 students, staff test positive for COVID-19 after Georgia school hallway photo goes viral

Six students and 3 staff members from North Paulding High School in Dallas, Georgia, have tested positive for COVID-19. More info »

USA Today on - 08/10/2020 04:48am

Georgia school seen in viral photo temporarily closes after 9 students and staff members test positive for coronavirus

The school will be closed to in-person learning Monday and Tuesday; extracurricular activities will also be canceled. More info »

CBS News - 08/10/2020 12:09am

Georgia governor: School openings going well _ mostly

Georgia’s governor said Monday that the reopening of some of the state’s schools amid the coronavirus outbreak has gone well — except for the widely shared photos of students crowded together without ... More info »

YAHOO! - 08/10/2020 09:35am

Nine people test positive for coronavirus at Georgia school captured in viral images

The Georgia high school captured in viral images last week that showed hallways packed with students will temporarily close after nine people at the school tested positive for COVID-19, the district's ... More info »

NBC News - 08/09/2020 11:05am

Georgia man accused of claiming drug would lower COVID-19 risk

A Georgia man falsely claimed that a drug his company was selling would lower the risk of becoming infected with COVID-19, federal prosecutors said. More info »

News4Jax - 08/10/2020 03:37am

9 people test positive for coronavirus at Georgia school that went viral for crowded photo

The student recorded a video showing a packed hallway and students without masks inside a Georgia high school amid the coronavirus pandemic. Nine people have tested positive for COVID-19 at a Georgia ... More info »

ABC on - 08/09/2020 12:45am

Georgia schools report cases of coronavirus among students, staff amid reopenings

A Georgia school has reported several cases of coronavirus following a viral photo that shows a hallway crammed with students when classes resumed last week, while a separate school district reported ... More info »

Fox News - 08/09/2020 05:58am

Georgia governor: School openings going well except photos of crowded hallways

Photos shared widely on social media last week showed hallways packed shoulder to shoulder at a school northwest of Atlanta. More info »

YAHOO! - 08/10/2020 08:35am

9 Test Positive for Coronavirus at Georgia High School Where Viral Photo Showed Students Without Masks

North Paulding High School has not specified if they will be closing down after six students and three staff members tested positive for COVID-19 ... More info »

YAHOO! - 08/09/2020 10:44am

Georgia business owner charged for hoarding face masks and price gouging

A 22-year-old from Stockbridge is accused of hoarding more than 200,000 face masks and price gouging, in violation of the Defense Production Act of 1950. More info »

The Business Journals - 08/10/2020 08:13am

Georgia governor rules out requiring masks at public schools

Kemp, speaking at the opening of a testing site at Hartsfield-Jackson airport, said he was confident that local superintendents can make their own decisions about whether masks are necessary in their ... More info »

Atlanta Journal-Constitution - 08/10/2020 06:55am

Georgia governor: School openings going well, except photos

Georgia's governor says he thinks the reopening of schools has gone “real well" with the exception of photos shared on social media that showed students crowded together in school hallways ... More info »

ABC - 08/10/2020 07:42am
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Union County Farmer's Market

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Blairsville, GA
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Parkinson Disease Support Group

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 at 2:00pm
Blairsville, GA
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Taste of Helen

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Helen, GA
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Georgia Mountain Fair

Friday, Aug 14, 2020 at 10:00am
Hiawassee, GA
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Union County Farmer's Market

Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 from 7:00am to 1:00pm
Blairsville, GA
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Hiawassee Pro Rodeo

Enjoy the best bucking horses, bulls, world class contestants from all over the United States and Canada, and the top of the line specialty acts!
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Clogging Festival

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Appalachian Brew, Stew and Que Festival

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Dailey and Vincent Landfest

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Appalachian Wine Jazz and Art Festival

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Hiawassee Town Facts

Hiawassee, Georgia. Population for Hiawassee from the last gathering is 808. You can view Hiawassee venues that host many Hiawassee GA events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Hiawassee page on Zillow. Currently Hiawassee has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $310,039. More real estate facts about Hiawassee: The number of properties currently for sale in Hiawassee is 371. The median homes for sale listing price is $229,900. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Hiawassee consisting of 161 with an average listing price for these house of $293,631. Out of the 64 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Hiawassee is $461,800. Interest rates for Hiawassee are at historic lows as well.

Hiawassee Georgia has a latitude of 34.947898864746 and a longitude of -83.756401062012. View the full profile

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