Coronavirus update for April 7, Copiah County adds one new case

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) released new statistics on coronavirus this morning. One new case was reported in Copiah County, making the total number of confirmed cases in the county 17. The total number of cases in the state is currently at 1,915 with 59 deaths statewide. As of April 5, MSDH, the University of Mississippi…

Gov. Reeves issues statewide shelter-in-place order effective April 3-20

Today, Governor Tate Reeves signed a new executive order establishing a statewide shelter-in-place for Mississippi to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of all who call our state home. The Mississippi Department of Health determined that our state has now reached a critical point in the cycle of the outbreak, and Governor…