With the coronavirus, particularly the Delta variant, making a comeback, Butts County Deputy Manager Michael Brewer has re-started his weekly reports, which he had ended in June. Following is his report for Monday, Aug. 2:

It has been 506 days since the pandemic officially began in Georgia. With the reemergence of the coronavirus, we are again issuing weekly reports in a shorter, modified form with more of a local focus. Certain reporting centers such as prison numbers are no longer available as a separate reporting area.

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Senior Reporter

I have worked for community newspapers in Butts, Henry, Newton, Rockdale, and Upson counties for 30 years. I was Editor of the Jackson Progress-Argus from 1993-1999, and returned to the Progress-Argus as Senior Reporter in 2019.

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Is this correct? Only 74 people have completed the full regimen? That can't be correct. What does the 26% figure mean? Figures are not adding up here.[unsure][unsure][unsure]

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