Today’s update: Higher numbers, testing and Biloxi

Mississippi saw 273 new COVID-19 cases identified in the past 24 hours, the largest increase since counting began, and there were 25 new cases in Jackson County, according to the latest from the Mississippi State Department of Health.

The latest numbers and tracking chart are included in today’s Be Prepared video update, along with information from Councilmember Felix Gines about screening and testing taking place Thursday in Biloxi. You’ll also see “A Day in the Life of Biloxi” in the video update.
Facebook: See today’s update
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See the updated tracking chart
See the city’s coronavirus advisories