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COVID-19

11 Alerts
April 5, 2021 9:43 AM

Executive Order 1550 Eases Restrictions on Events

Governor Tate Reeves issued a new Executive Order that rolled back COVID-19 restrictions in the state.
Attendance at events held in indoor arenas are limited to 75% of seating capacity. Attendees are encourages practice social distancing while in lines...

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March 30, 2021 8:56 AM

MSDH Guidelines for Safer Faith-Based Gatherings and Worship Services

Mississippi State Department of Health released its guidelines for "Safer Faith-Based Gatherings and Worship Services"
To prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the vulnerable, the safest options continue to be virtual or outdoor services.
For...

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March 17, 2021 3:04 PM

COVID-19 Vaccinations Available to People 16 and Older

Mississippi is currently offering COVID-19 immunizations to people aged 16 and older.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
Eligible patients aged 16-17 will not be able to schedule a vaccine appointment through the online scheduler. In order to be directed to the...

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March 2, 2021 8:00 PM

Executive Order 1549 Lifts most COVID-19 Restrictions

Executive Order 1549 by Governor Tate Reeves lifts most mask mandates and restrictions on businesses.

March 2, 2021 5:08 PM

Gov. Reeves Lifts Mask Mandate & Business Restrictions

Governor Tate Reeves is lifting most COVID-19 restrictions because of the low number of people in the hospital with the virus. Reeves said the restrictions were to prevent our hospital system from getting overwhelmed.

Starting 5pm March 3 – Executive...

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January 19, 2021 8:56 AM

Information about Availability of COVID-19 Vaccinations

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH), along with the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the National Guard, continue to offer COVID-19 vaccination appointments at MSDH drive through sites based on the number of vaccines allocated...

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January 1, 2021

Mississippi Coronavirus Website

Mississippi established a Coronavirus website to pass along information and list key resources. Information includes: economic assistance, regulations, education, and healthcare.

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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June 1, 2020

Executive Orders Issued By Gov. Tate Reeves

The Secretary of State's website lists all Executive Orders Issued by Governor Tate Reeves.

March 16, 2020 9:00 AM

Gov. Reeves Declares COVID-19 State of Emergency

On March 14, 2020, Governor Tate Reeves signed a State of Emergency in response to the spread of the Coronavirus, COVID-19. The State of Emergency covers all counties and municipalities that are affected.

A state of emergency is an administrative tool...

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