The Tallahatchie County Courthouse in Charleston has followed the lead of many federal, state, county and municipal government offices in adopting new procedures to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports one new death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in Mississippi, bringing the state total to six.
The case was a Rankin County male 80-85 with underlying conditions. He died while hospitalized.
The Mississippi State Department of Health on Thursday morning reported 108 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi, including the first cases in the counties of Benton (1), Lauderdale (3), Quitman (2) and Yalobusha (3).
The city of Charleston on Monday declared a civil emergency and adopted sweeping measures, including a general curfew, aimed at helping to slow the local spread of the coronavirus disease.
The Mississippi State Department of Health on Monday morning reported the first positive test of a COVID-19 infection in Tallahatchie County.
The board of the East Tallahatchie Unit of the American Cancer Society has announced that the 30th annual “Rally for a Cure" has been canceled due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).