September 2020







While Gov. Tate Reeves said he based his decision to lift Mississippi’s statewide mask mandate on encouraging numbers.

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – Lower average daily coronavirus cases and fewer hospitalizations — the state’s health officer couldn’t conclusively say that ending the mandate was the right move. Reeves praised Mississipians during Wednesday’s COVID-19 briefing for helping reduce the state’s cases considerably. When the mask requirement was put into place…