COVID-19

'Heart Broken Syndrome' Increase Amid COVID

(CNN) - A small study suggests "broken heart syndrome" is increasing during the global coronavirus pandemic. That's the common name for stress-induced cardiomyopathy also known as Takotsubo syndrome. It happens when heart muscles weaken, leading to chest pain and shortness…

Muscogee County Kicks Off Summer Conditioning

Muscogee County kicked off football summer conditioning Monday, July 6 after holding out due to COVID-19 safety concerns. There are still many questions entering the fall 2020 season, including…

Brazil Tops 1.6 Million Cases

(CNN) - Brazil has surpassed 1.6 million confirmed cases of coronavirus and is nearing 65,000 deaths. The nation's Health Ministry recorded 26,051 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 1,603,055.…

NASCAR'S Jimmie Johnson Tests Positive For COVID

(CNN) - Stock-car racing star Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19. Johnson received test results Friday afternoon, and will miss this Sunday's race in Indianapolis. The seven-time NASCAR cup series champion said in a statement that his "first…

Columbus High Ready to Get Back to Work

The Columbus High Blue Devils are preparing for their their return to the field. Monday, July 6th marks the first day Muscogee County schools can have sanctioned practices. Phil Marino is hoping his…