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Natchez Adams schools closing due to COVID outbreak

Natchez-Adams School District is closing all schools beginning Thursday, Nov. 12, until after the Thanksgiving break due to an outbreak of COVID-19. In a press ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jan Griffey.

Natchez-Adams School District faring well during COVID

Fingers crossed, Natchez-Adams School District students seem to be staving off the COVID-19 virus in good order. “I’m afraid even to talk about it for ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jan Griffey.

COVID outbreak at Cathedral; sixth grade and high school students asked to quarantine

Cathedral School is asking that all of its sixth- and ninth- through 12th-grade students quarantine for a two-week period after a COVID-19 outbreak at the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jan Griffey.

Am I immune to the coronavirus if I’ve already had it?

The AP is answering your questions about the coronavirus. Submit them at: FactCheck@AP.org.  Read more

1 month ago by The Associated Press.

Natchez brother and sister die of COVID-19 over weekend

NATCHEZ — A brother and sister from Natchez died of COVID-19 deaths, Adams County Coroner James Lee said Monday. Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Vidalia High cancels first two football games after player tests positive for COVID-19

VIDALIA — The Vidalia High School Vikings canceled their first two games of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association football season on Thursday due to ... Read more

2 months ago by Patrick Murphy.

Adams County school COVID-19 numbers remain same; schools not required to report

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health is showing that between one and five students at two different Adams County schools have tested positive ... Read more

2 months ago by Scott Hawkins.

Adams County coroner reports another COVID-19 death

NATCHEZ — A 79-year-old man from Adams County died with COVID-19 on Tuesday, officials said. Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

State COVID-19 cases rise at lower rate Sunday than in recent days

NATCHEZ — On Sunday, the Mississippi State Department of Health reported 182 new confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide and 8 new deaths. Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Adams County reports another COVID-19 death Saturday

NATCHEZ — Adams County Coroner James Lee said he recorded another Adams County COVID-19 death Saturday when he pronounced a 90-year-old male dead of the ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Adams County records 2 more COVID deaths, officials urge mask wearing

NATCHEZ — Adams County has recorded two more COVID-19 deaths in the past few days, according to the Adams County Coroner James Lee. Read more

2 months ago by Scott Hawkins.

Miss-Lou COVID-19 cases rise in Wednesday report

NATCHEZ — Adams County’s confirmed COVID-19 cases rose by four and the county’s death toll rose by one in Wednesday’s statewide Mississippi State Department of ... Read more

2 months ago by Scott Hawkins.

55-year-old nursing home employee succumbs to COVID-19

NATCHEZ — An employee of Adams County Nursing Home has died with COVID-19. Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Gov. Reeves relaxes some COVID-19 restrictions as numbers flatten

JACKSON — On Monday, Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves announced that he is extending the social distancing measures under the Safe Return order with a few amendments ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Officials concerned about COVID-19 caseload as school begins

NATCHEZ — Area community and medical leaders said they are concerned about the next three months and the potential for COVID-19 cases to spike in ... Read more

2 months ago by Scott Hawkins.

Adams County mask mandate extended through October

NATCHEZ — Officials have extended the Adams County mask mandate through Oct. 31 while a statewide mandate is still in effect. Read more

3 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

State COVID-19 numbers rise at lower rate Monday

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 242 new confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide and 1 new death on Monday. Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Statewide COVID-19 cases rise at lower rate in Sunday report

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 410 new confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide and 16 new deaths on Sunday. Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

COVID cases rise in Saturday report

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 539 new confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide and 11 new deaths on Saturday. Adams County’s numbers as ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Officials urge distancing, mask wearing over holiday weekend

NATCHEZ — Adams County’s COVID-19 caseload appears to be on the decline, but now is not the time for people to let their guards down, ... Read more

3 months ago by Scott Hawkins.

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