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Breaking down the latest COVID-19 data in Memphis & the Mid-South

We will be monitoring Mid-South coronavirus numbers and will update this page frequently.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Local 24 News continues to track the latest COVID-19 numbers in Memphis and the Mid-South. On this page you will find case information for Shelby County, as well as the states of Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas. 

Refresh often for new information. 

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404 new cases & 7 new deaths in Arkansas

5:25 p.m. - The Arkansas Department of Health reports 404 new COVID-19 cases and 7 new deaths, for a total of 323,353 cases and 5,261 deaths in the state.

There are currently 4,278 active cases in the state.

Find the full breakdown from the Arkansas Department of Health HERE. 

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1,598 new cases & 23 new deaths in Tennessee

4:00 p.m. - The Tennessee Department of Health reports 1,598 new COVID-19 cases and 23 new deaths, for a total of 777,935 cases and 11,459 deaths in the state.

There are currently 895 hospitalizations in the state.

Find the full breakdown from the Tennessee Department of Health HERE. 

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MATA says one more employee tested positive for COVID-19

1:10 p.m. - MATA said Wednesday one more employee has tested positive for COVID-19, for a total of 147 employees since March.

You can see the full list HERE.

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61 new cases & 2 new deaths in Shelby County

10:00 a.m. - The Shelby County Health Department reports 61 new COVID-19 cases and 2 new deaths, for a total of 88,214 cases and 1,500 deaths in the county.

There have been 85,489 recoveries in Shelby County.

Find the full breakdown from the Shelby County Health Department HERE. 

RELATED: Shelby County to move to vaccinating Phase 1C group next week

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380 new cases & 19 new deaths in Mississippi

9:00 a.m. - The Mississippi State Department of Health reports 380 new cases and 19 new deaths, for a total of 295,675 cases and 6,743 deaths in the state,

Desoto County has a total of 19,700 cases and 230 deaths in the county.

Find the full breakdown from the Mississippi State Department of Health HERE.