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COVID-19

5 Alerts
October 26, 2020 2:53 PM

Free COVID-19 Rapid Testing Weekdays at Health Dept.

Everyone can now a free COVID-19 rapid test free Monday-Friday at the State Health Department in Hernando. You don't need to have symptoms to be tested.
Testing is available from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Health department address is: 3212 Highway 51 South,...

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September 15, 2020 12:30 PM

Eviction Moratorium Information

On September 4, a CDC order went into effect - halting residential evictions through December 31, 2020. The order applies to residential renters in DeSoto County, and across the nation.

The protection under the order is not automatic. A Tenant must...

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September 15, 2020 11:04 AM

DeSoto County Animal Services Operations During COVID-19

Due to the spread of the Coronavirus, the DeSoto County Animal Services have made the following changes to keep the public and staff safe during this time.

Animal Control Calls for Animal Control Officers to go into the community will be dispatched as...

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September 15, 2020 10:55 AM

State Orders Isolation for Those Diagnosed with COVID-19

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - State Health Officer Thomas Dobbs MD, MPH, issued a statewide order for the Isolation of Individuals Diagnosed with COVID-19 effective immediately.

The Order – issued to everyone living in Mississippi – stipulates that anyone...

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September 15, 2020 10:52 AM

Exemptions from Governor's Mask Mandates

Governor Tate Reeves mask orders include 10 provisions allowing exemption from mask regulations.
EXEMPTIONS:
Face coverings/masks are not required for the following:
1. Person who cannot wear a face covering due to a medical or behavioral condition, who...

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