1. The U.S. set another daily record for new coronavirus cases Thursday. The COVID Tracking Project says nearly 183-thousand infections were reported on Thursday, the highest number since the pandemic began.
2.The Franklin County mask mandate is in effect from now until Dec. 20. Anyone 10 years old and above must wear a face mask any time they are in contact with other people in public indoor spaces who are not household members.
3. Georgia elections officials say a hand recount of ballots didn’t do much to change the election outcome. The recount upholds the original outcome with Joe Biden beating President Trump by over 12-thousand votes.