Hancock County

Rural Georgia’s back-to-school blues: COVID-19 spreads fast, internet’s slow

BY: - July 29, 2020

For some rural Georgia students, a heightened spread of COVID-19 combined with low internet availability could create disconnects that prevent them from doing online schoolwork. As of Tuesday, rural Hancock County between Atlanta and Augusta ranked No. 6 in Georgia for COVID-19 cases per capita. The county is home to fewer than 10,000 people, including […]