Mon., October 7, 2013 8:00am
Chatham County officials have boosted funding for mosquito testing over concerns about the West Nile virus. There have been a high number of West...
Wed., August 14, 2013 5:53pm
State health officials say six mosquito samples in South Georgia have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Georgia Department of Public Health south...
Wed., July 24, 2013 2:20pm
Scientists are predicting an increase of mosquitoes in Georgia over the next few weeks. The recent rainy weather has given the bugs new places to...
Mon., July 22, 2013 11:00am
Scientists are predicting a large mosquito population in Georgia during the next few weeks. Elmer Gray, an entomologist with the University of...
Wed., July 17, 2013 10:00am
County officials in coastal Georgia are asking residents to take preventative measures after a sampling of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile...
Mon., July 8, 2013 5:57pm
Health officials say they've confirmed this year's first human case of West Nile virus in Georgia. The Georgia Department of Public Health...
Thu., August 23, 2012 3:12pm
Deaths from West Nile occurred in south Georgia. Area has seen 12 confirmed cases. More rain could actually help.
Thu., August 2, 2012 9:02am
Health officials say West Nile virus season is off to a menacing start, with more serious illnesses reported so far this year than any since 2004....
Fri., July 27, 2012 9:27am
Health officials are urging Savannah area residents to take precautions after preliminary tests detected mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus. No...
Fri., September 23, 2011 3:36pm
Commissioners in Savannah's Chatham County approved nearly $300,000 to buy more mosquito-fighting pesticides. The county is fighting its worst...