The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended a pause in use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday to investigate reports of rare blood clots, and local and state officials are reacting to the announcement.
On April 12, 1981, astronauts John W. Young and Robert L. Cripper lifted off in the Space Shuttle Columbia from NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida as part of STS-1, a mission that kicked off the 30-year-long space shuttle program.
SK Innovation, one of North Georgia’s largest employers, can continue to operate its Jackson County facility after it reached a deal with a rival company, according to a report from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Officials with the Georgia Department of Public Health say they are temporarily pausing vaccinations of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at the Cumming Fairgrounds site after eight people Wednesday had "adverse reactions."
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating new reports of an alleged March ammonia release at Foundation Food Group in Gainesville, just two months after the deadly January liquid nitrogen leak which killed six employees.