Latest Atlanta coronavirus news: Confirmed cases near 4,000 in Georgia

There are now at least 3,929 confirmed cases and 111 deaths in Georgia

Georgia confirms 3,032 cases of coronavirus, 102 deaths

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is committed to providing our readers with the most comprehensive coverage of the deadly coronavirus.

This blog will be updated throughout Tuesday, March 31, with news and details of COVID-19 in Georgia.

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4 p.m.: The state will deploy more than 100 Georgia National Guardsmen in the coming weeks to assisted living facilities and nursing homes with coronavirus cases to help limit the exposure to the virus among the state's most vulnerable residents. Brad Shrade has the story.

2:15 p.m.: Playing ATL Food Bingo can win you a $300 restaurant prize package. Henri Hollis explains how to play.

1:15 p.m.: Gov. Brian Kemp's office and the state's public colleges and universities on Tuesday announced plans to dramatically increase coronavirus testing capacity in Georgia by about 3,000 tests per day. J. Scott Trubey tells you what that means.


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7 a.m.: Georgia election officials began mailing absentee ballot request forms Monday to the state's 6.9 million active voters, making it easier for them to vote without having to show up in person. Mark Niesses explains what to do next.


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