Pike County had nine confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the past two weeks according to the Georgia Department of Public Health on Nov. 15. In the Pike school system, there were a total of four cases and five quarantined as of Nov. 12.
Pike County has had 50 deaths due to COVID-19, 20 probable deaths and 129 hospitalizations since the pandemic started.
Thirty-four percent of Pike residents are fully vaccinated. To make an appointment for the vaccine at the health department, go to district4health.org or call 888-457-0186 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.