Lowndes reports nine new virus cases

Dean Poling, The Valdosta Daily Times, Ga.

Apr. 25—VALDOSTA — Lowndes County confirmed COVID-19 cases increased by nine while the county's confirmed virus-related deaths remained at 140 Sunday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Lowndes had 7,735 confirmed COVID-19 cases Sunday, according to public health officials.

There were 4,789 antigen positive cases in the county — an increase of five from the previous day, and 65 virus-related probable deaths, the GDPH reported.

South Georgia Medical Center has not updated its COVID-19 status since Friday.