JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs encouraged Mississippians to limit Spring Break travel due to the coronavirus pandemic.
According to Dr. Dobbs, Mississippi is making progress against COVID-19. A graph that he shared showed the numbers of COVID-19 hospital admissions, cases and clinic visits for a COVID-19-like illness have dropped.
On Tuesday, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 734 new coronavirus cases and 37 additional deaths.