Health Departments Provide COVID Updates
By West Kentucky Star Staff
WESTERN KENTUCKY/SOUTHERN ILLINOIS - Local health departments confirmed several new cases of COVID-19 on Monday.

The Purchase District Health Department said they have received notification of 33 new cases. The new cases include sixteen people in McCracken County, eight in Fulton County, six in Hickman County, two in Ballard County, and one new case in Carlisle County.  This brings McCracken County's total number of cases to 364, Ballard 41, Carlisle 45, Hickman 53, and Fulton 80.

The Graves County Health Department announced nine new cases of the virus, all of which are isolating at home. This brings Graves County's total number of cases to 554.

The Marshall County Health Department reported one new case of the virus. The new case, a 39-year-old woman, is isolating at home. This brings Marshall County's total number of cases to 149.

The Calloway County Health Department has announced 10 new cases of the virus. This brings the total number of cases in Calloway County to 247.

The Southern 7 Health Department has announced 22 more cases of COVID-19 in the southernmost counties of Illinois, including one new case in Alexander County, five new cases in Johnson County, four new cases in Massac County, one new case in Pope County, two new cases in Pulaski County, and nine new cases in Union County.

Published 01:30 PM, Monday Aug. 10, 2020
Updated 07:57 AM, Tuesday Aug. 11, 2020



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