Bulloch sees significant COVID-19 spike into new year

Vanessa Countryman, Managing Editor

Bulloch County has an average of 34 new confirmed COVID-19 cases daily for the first time since September.

East Georgia healthcare center is distributing free, at-home COVID-19 test kits to businesses and organizations within their communities, according to the Statesboro Herald. These can be found at local pharmacies as well.

Walk-up and by-appointment testing is also available through Georgia Southern in the Forest Drive Building from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Georgia Southern is continuing with last semester’s protocols, strongly encouraging that all students, faculty and staff wear face coverings indoors and get fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19.

Vaccines and boosters are available through GS. To schedule an appointment click “COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduling Form” on MyGS.