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Workers say they want a thorough investigation on many levels of a chemical leak at a Gainesville poultry processing plant last week, but They also say they want the impacted workers to be paid while the plant remains closed, paid time off from the day of the incident on Thursday, until he kind of turned safely toe work it any out there. Previous status or until they can return to work to a plant is near by them. Susie Duran with Po Dare Latin ex coordinated that our long plant press conference with the number of agencies yesterday she and others say the families of the workers who died and the workers who were hurt at foundation food Group last Thursday have not received fair compensation yet for their losses. There is a go fund may fund raiser underway to help those who have been impacted an alto man, one of two people killed in a single vehicle wreck on I 16 and South Georgia Sunday night, the Georgia State Patrol says 19 year old Jordan Hunter Thomas died when his pickup truck hydroplaned and Emanuel County The truck left the highway and hit a tree. Thomas was a 2020 graduate of Lakeview Academy and Gainesville of Vigil held last night at the school to remember him. Thomas's 18 year old passenger, apparently a classmate of Hiss at Georgia Southern University, also died in the crash, the police chief and an officer in a west Georgia city off the job because they were apparently using racial slurs. Video from a body Cam Warren during a black lives matter. Protests last year recently surfaced in the city of Hamilton Police chief Jean Allman resigned. Officer John Brooks was fired last week. Hamilton City officials working to have both men removed from their jobs after viewing and listening to the body cam footage. Wdun news time. A 34 Georgia's Department of Public Health confirms there are 19 cases of the cove in 19 variant that have shown up in the state of Georgia. W. D. Yu went to Austin Eller says At least one of those cases is in neighboring Gwinnett County, according to a news release from the department. The 19 cases are spread out among nine metro Atlanta counties, including when at county 19 infected individuals include eight men and 11 women ranging from 15 to 61 years old. In a separate statement, a spokesperson for District to Public Health, which oversees Hall County confirmed that no cases of the variant Have been identified in their area. Governor Brian Camp says he approves of Georgia's progress and fighting covert 19, but he stopped short. Of saying that he's excited about the progress that the state has made. Even with reports of decreasing infection race didn't progress, but make no mistake. We're not celebrating. The viruses we well know, still impacting, hospitalizing and killing our fellow Georgia. The governor's office also issued an announcement about vaccine appointment, saying providers are not taking additional appointments right now until the supply can catch up to the demand. Well, there's no need to put your coats and scarves away just yet. That's the official word from Yona, the ground hog at the North Georgia Wildlife Park and White County. See it..