Many schools are planning a hybrid approach, with students alternating between in-person classes and online instruction.
Currently in Jackson, MS
As school begins amid virus, parents see few good options
As the academic year begins in many places across the country this week, parents are having to choose whether to send their children for in-person classes or keep them home for remote learning because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Pelahatchie creates ‘maskup’ awareness video
Teachers, business owners, police officers and neighbors are spreading a message and not the coronavirus in Pelahatchie by telling people to "maskup."
Published August 2, 2023 at 5:23 PM
60,553 cases of coronavirus identified by Miss. Dept. of Health; 1,703 deaths
The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi continues to rise.
Published August 2, 2023 at 2:05 PM
Harvard health official: Miss. will become number one in the nation for COVID-19
The state has reported 59,881 positive cases and 1,693 deaths as of July 31.