According to the county commissioners’ update on Tuesday, January 12, the total active cases of COVID-19 in Emanuel has decreased from 189 to 164 since last week’s COVID-19 update report. The report on January 5 was as follows: 189 active cases 1,967 confirmed cases 1,721 recovered 57 deaths This week’s most updated information made available on January 12 is as follows: 164 active cases 2,127 confirmed cases 1,903 recovered cases 60 deaths Statics reported in the January 5 and January 12 reports reveal an decrease of 25 active COVID-19 cases; an increase of 160 confirmed cases; an increase of 182 recoveries; and three increases in deaths. The Emanuel County Board of Commissioners remains the go-to for the most current, cumulative list of coronavirus cases here locally. The commission works jointly with Emanuel Medical Center, East Georgia Healthcare Center, and the health department to provide an update everyday Monday through Friday at noon on Facebook. To receive these updates, follow the Emanuel County Board of Commissioners and turn on your notifications.