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Saturday, August 22, 2020

Henry County Health Center confirms 8 more positive cases of COVID-19

The Henry County Health Center (HCHC) has received confirmation of eight more positive cases of COVID-19. Five of the positive cases reside in the town of Deepwater and three in Clinton. This brings the total number of confirmed positive cases in Henry County to 108.

All contact tracing has commenced and all parties that have had close contact are being notified. HCHC continues to encourage residents to practice social distancing, washing your hands with soap and water for 20 seconds or more, and to remain home if you are sick. 

The CDC continues to recommend that individuals to wear a face covering when you are in public, and are unable to social distance, to assist in preventing the spread of COVID-19.