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Reported COVID-19 cases tops 1,000 statewide on Thursday

The Mississippi State Department of Health reported more than 1,000 new cases of COVID-19 cases in the state and 11 new deaths -- two...
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Mississippi’s five largest hospitals are out of ICU beds

By LEAH WILLINGHAM Associated Press/ Report for America JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi’s five largest hospitals are reporting they have no ICU beds available amid a...
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Pascagoula Police Chief Matt Chapman tests positive for COVID-19

Pascagoula’s Chief of Police Matt Chapman has tested positive for the coronavirus. This comes after several city employees and law enforcement officers tested positive...
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COVID-19: 703 new cases, 16 new deaths statewide

The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 703 new COVID-19 cases in our state and 16 new deaths including two in Harrison County. The statewide...
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Mask mandates for Harrison and Jackson counties will go in effect Monday

Mask mandates have now been issued in 13 counties across the state including Harrison and Jackson counties. Governor Tate Reeves announced the mask mandates will...
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Mandatory mask/face covering inside City of Ocean Springs buildings effective Friday, July 10th

Ocean Springs, MS – The City of Ocean Springs is now requiring a face covering or mask to be worn by the public to...
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Singing River Health System talks about the rise of coronavirus cases in Mississippi

Singing River Health System Live COVID-19 Facts vs. Fears 3.0 update with Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Okechukwu Ekenna discussing what has been learned about...

Two more COVID-19 deaths reported in Harrison County as spike continues

The spike in reported COVID-19 cases in the state with 703 reported cases on Wednesday and 16 deaths -- including two in Harrison County. The...
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Gulfport Economic Development Update

Like most cities, Gulfport is looking to bounce back economically after COVID-19 shutdowns. Gulfport Economic Development Director David Parker says: "We've had a little bit...
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Coastal Mississippi promises health and safety to tourists

If tourism numbers are any indication, it appears Coastal Mississippi’s message is coming across loud and clear - a promise of health and safety...