These numbers are the total numbers for Ben Hill County as reported by the GA DPH.

Ben Hill

Positive

1472

Ben Hill

Deaths

55

Most Recent Announcements

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 17:19:36

CDC now recommends Pfizer-BioNTech #COVID19 vaccine for use in 12- through 15-year-old adolescents. Providers may begin vaccinating them right away. See full statement from @CDCDirector Dr. Rochelle Walensky: https://t.co/OyFn44JWN1 https://t.co/lmnVab3jJc

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 15:55:03

Each month, CDC shares #COVID19 Community Features to highlight health departments and partners across the U.S. that are working hard to improve access to COVID-19 vaccines. Read about communities doing great work in Kansas, Puerto Rico, and New Jersey: https://t.co/c9TlMiU2ka.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 15:02:00

We know graduation is a special time for many families, and that #COVID19 presents challenges to celebrating this milestone safely. Follow local guidance for graduation celebrations and take steps to protect yourself and others from #COVID19. More: https://t.co/FC2Js5OWvV https://t.co/LhSUJx8Jea

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 13:00:57

If you live with someone who is or was recently pregnant, help protect them by making sure you also take steps to prevent getting and possibly spreading #COVID19. Wear a mask. Stay 6 feet away from others and avoid crowds.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 13:00:28

Sharing quick, accurate answers to common concerns about #COVID19 vaccines can help someone be more confident about getting vaccinated. More conversation tips: https://t.co/tGGql5cDOC        https://t.co/D6kTinSrX9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – May 12 2021 12:01:09

This is Hurricane Preparedness Week. Protect yourself and others from #COVID19 if you need to stay in a public shelter or with family and friends this #hurricane season. Get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you can. Learn more: https://t.co/UovXYKhRYZ