This past Saturday night, veteran civil rights activist Rev. Rose Johnson invited protesters involved in a tense demonstration in Gainesville over the death of a black Minneapolis man at the hands of a white police officer to join her in a peaceful rally for justice.
Construction is almost complete on the new temporary medical unit at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Once finished, this unit will feature twenty individual rooms and all the equipment necessary for continued treatment of patients with COVID-19.
It took 50 years, but Vietnam veteran Johnny Hulsey of Hall County was not about to give up on an effort to make sure his friend and fallen soldier Willard Winston Croy had the appropriate marker for his grave.
Staff at Northeast Georgia Health System are "cautiously optimistic" about the recent downward trend in positive COVID-19 cases among their patients. But until the pandemic passes, staff at NGHS are committed to providing excellent care to each of their patients while continuing precautionary measures that are in place.