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COVID claims second, third local residents; new record counts of single-day positive cases reported two days in a row


Tallahatchie County’s second and third COVID-19 deaths were reported earlier this week by the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH).

One of the victims had been a resident of the Tallahatchie General Hospital Extended Care Facility in Charleston.