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Breaking down the latest COVID-19 data in Memphis & the Mid-South: 2,061 new cases & 24 new deaths in Arkansas

We will be monitoring Mid-South coronavirus numbers and will update this page as they come in.

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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2,061 new cases & 24 new deaths in Arkansas

3:15 p.m. - The Arkansas Department of Health reports 2,061 new COVID-19 cases and 24 new deaths, for a total of 141,916 cases and 2,321 deaths in the state.

There are currently 17,360 active cases in the state.

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

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WATCH: Arkansas Goc. Asa Hutchinson gives update on state's rising COVID-19 cases

2:30 p.m. - Watch HERE.

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3,444 new cases & 74 new deaths in Tennessee

2:05 p.m. - The Tennessee Department of Health reports 3,444 new COVID-19 cases and 74 new deaths, for a total of 331,532 cases and 4,202 deaths in the state.

There are currently 2,035 hospitalizations in the state.

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

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MATA says two more employees have tested positive for COVID-19

10:10 a.m. - MATA says two more employees tested positive for COVID-19, for a total of 28 now. 

The company said a Bus Operator was last at work Nov. 11, and a Diesel Mechanic was last at work Nov. 17th.

Find more HERE.

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252 new cases & 2 new deaths in Shelby County

10:00 a.m. - The Shelby County Health Department reports 252 new COVID-19 cases and two new deaths, for a total of 44,464 cases and 626 deaths in the county.

There have been 39,906 recoveries in the county.

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

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1,638 new cases & 23 new deaths in Mississippi

9:25 a.m. - The Mississippi State Department of Health reports 1,638 new COVID-19 cases and 23 new deaths, for a total of 140,429 cases and 3,642 deaths.

Desoto County has a total of 9,358 cases and 97 deaths in the county.

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