JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann is asking Mississippi churches to ring their church bells at 6:00 p.m. every day beginning April 6 through the end of the statewide shelter-in-place order.
The shelter-in-place order is expected to end on Monday, April 20. Gov. Tate Reeves issued the order on Wednesday to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. The shelter-in-place order starts at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 3.
Citizens are also being asked to ring their bells from their front porch in recognition of the healthcare workers and those who are sick.