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The City of Statesboro prepares for COVID-19 under a state of emergency

Sarah Smith

March 23, 2020

STATESBORO — Mayor Jonathan McCollar declared Statesboro to be under a state of emergency from March 23 to April 7.This state of emergency was declared at an emergency meeting Sunday afternoon at City Hall. This was an executive order, mean...

Governor Deal declares a state of emergency for 92 Georgia counties

Matthew Enfinger and Brendan Ward

October 9, 2018

Governor Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency for 92 Georgia counties in response to Hurricane Michael.Deal said that the state is mobilizing all available resources to ensure the public safety of Georgians.“In ligh...

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