While COVID-19 is still out there, Mississippi is reporting single digit fatality numbers for the third straight day Monday.
The Mississippi State Department of Health reported eight deaths due to coronavirus on Saturday, two on Sunday and four Monday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) announced Tuesday her support for legislation to help financially vulnerable rural hospitals keep their doors open by expanding eligibility to higher Medicare payments.
The Mississippi State Department of Health will be in Clarksdale Monday to once again offer tests for COVID-19.
The testing will be held at the Coahoma County Youth Outreach Expo Building on Wildcat Drive from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. June 8.
Less than a half a percent of Coahoma County has contracted coronavirus over the past 79 days and the community reported three new cases Thursday.
The county has recorded 131 cases of the disease and 31 cases over the past 15 days after two weeks of intense testing around the county uncover more cases.
Mississippi announced single-digit deaths due to coronavirus for the first time in over a month with nine death reported by the Mississippi State Health Department Friday.
The state has recorded 803 deaths since it started counting on March 12.