There was plenty of news across Georgia on Thursday. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of the top stories from the past 24 hours.
As the initial closing of Georgia schools nears on Tuesday, Gov. Brian Kemp extended the closure of all public schools in Georgia through April 24.
The Georgia Aquarium posted a video of two puppies checking out its Ocean Voyager habitat.
Georgia residents can expect a direct stimulus payment, while unemployment benefits are beefed up and extended. Here's what it could mean.
A petition with more than 70,000 signatures is asking Gov. Brian Kemp to order an immediate shelter-in-place for Georgia due to coronavirus.
A Roswell balloon artist is participating in "One Million Bubbles of Joy" to bring smiles to people's faces during the coronavirus pandemic.
Workers at hotels and convention centers, bars, restaurants and day care centers are among the latest Georgians out of work.
Increased demand of supplies, food and volunteers during Coronavirus outbreak has Georgia residents scurrying.
Restaurants open for takeout, delivery:
- Cartersville Restaurants Open For Takeout Or Delivery
- Where To Get Delivery, Takeout In Cherokee: GA Coronavirus
- Where To Get Delivery, Takeout In Fulton County: GA Coronavirus
- Where To Get Delivery, Takeout In DeKalb County: GA Coronavirus
- Where To Get Delivery, Takeout In Cobb County: GA Coronavirus
- Where To Get Delivery, Takeout in Dacula: GA Coronavirus
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