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Here are the number of COVID-19 cases across the Mid-South

This is a look at where Shelby County, as well as Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas, currently stand for COVID-19 cases.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Shelby County Health Department reported 1,083 new cases as of Sept. 2, 2023. That makes a total of 308,132 cases and 3,714 deaths in the county since the beginning of the pandemic to now.

There have been 630 pediatric cases tested within the last 14-day period.

Find more HERE. 


The state of Tennessee reports, as of the week ending Sept. 8, 2023, a total of 2,592,916 cases and 29,767 deaths in the state since the start of the pandemic.

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

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The state of Mississippi is no longer listing COVID-19 cases and deaths for each week. They are providing other data, which can be found HERE


The Arkansas Department of Health said so far in 2023, there have been a total of 48,158 cases and 427 deaths, according to the latest update, released on Sept. 12, 2023. 

You can find more details here.


For more on vaccinations in Tennessee, click here: https://www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov/covid-19-vaccine-information.html

Here's where to find vaccinations in DeSoto County, Mississippi: https://www.desotocountyms.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=856

Find more on vaccinations in Mississippi here: https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,420,976.html

Here's where to find more on vaccinations in the state of Arkansas: https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/covid-19-vaccination-plan

Find more on vaccines everywhere: https://www.vaccines.gov/

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