Coronavirus in Hancock County

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) will host special pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Hancock County on July 28-31.

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The state of Mississippi this week opened COVID-19 vaccination availability to any state resident age 16 or over.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 1,643 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 10 deaths. Forty-three new cases were reported in Hancock County. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 1,908 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and four deaths. Twenty-three new cases were reported in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 1,875 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and six deaths. Thirty-seven new cases were reported in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 1,291 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 15 deaths. Twenty-five new cases were reported in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Monday reported 3,608 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and six new deaths over the three-day period July 23 through July 25.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 1,317 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and eight new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 1,199 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and nine new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 961 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and eight new deaths.

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The Hancock County Board of Supervisors on Monday approved an agreement with the Mississippi State Department of Health to offer a free COVID-19 vaccination site at the Kiln storm shelter, but state officials have not yet set a start date.

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Mississippi is climbing again, and State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs said that if more people don’t get vaccinated against the virus, many more people across the state are going to “die needlessly.”

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While the overall spread of COVID-19 has slowed in the United States, variants of the virus are still out there — including seven cases of the Alpha variant reported in Hancock County as of Thursday. The Mississippi Health Department warns that unvaccinated residents are still at high risk o…

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After months of planning with Dr. Dobbs, General Boyles, Director McCraney and other key leaders of the Governor’s COVID-19 Task Force, the timeline for withdrawal of National Guard troops has been finalized. The State of Mississippi will be ceasing all operations with the Mississippi Nation…

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Gov. Tate Reeves on Friday repealed Executive Order 1549, reversing all COVID-19 restrictions, except those in schools. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health on Monday reported 638 new cases of COVID-19 in the state -- including seven in Hancock County -- with three new deaths statewide since April 23.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Monday reported 70 new cases of COVID-19 — including one new case in Hancock County — and no new deaths in the state.

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JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) has now issued updated guidance on safer faith-based gatherings and worship services.

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Memorial is accepting appointments for the Pfizer COVID-19 first dose vaccine and will be distributing the vaccinations at the following locations, dates and times:.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 306 new cases of COVID-19 — including eight new cases in Hancock County — and 21 new deaths in the state.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 322 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 2 new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 352 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 7 new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 763 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 19 new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 679 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 19 new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 437 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 11 new deaths.

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March 8, 2021 (GULFPORT, Miss.) — Memorial is accepting appointments for the Pfizer COVID-19 first dose vaccine and will be distributing the vaccinations at the following locations, dates and times.

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Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday issued Executive Order 1549, which removes all county mask mandates and allows for businesses to operate at full capacity without state-imposed rules or restrictions. 

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The Mississippi State Health Department is continuing its push to vaccinate people across the state, although there is still no drive-through site in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Monday reported 199 new cases of COVID-19 — including 13 new cases in Hancock County — and no new deaths in the state.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 669 new cases of COVID-19 — including nine new cases in Hancock County — and 28 new deaths in the state.

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Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday announced that teachers and first responders will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine beginning March 1. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 348 new cases of COVID-19 — including five new cases in Hancock County — and 24 new deaths in the state.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Monday reported 242 new cases of COVID-19, including five new cases in Hancock County, and no new deaths.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 734 new cases of COVID-19 and 37 deaths, including 14 new cases in Hancock County.

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JACKSON, Miss. – Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirms the first case of a COVID-19 variant strain in a Mississippi resident.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 684 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 25 deaths, including 11 new cases in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Monday reported 635 new cases of COVID-19 and one death, including 12 new cases in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 1,210 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 40 new deaths, including 14 new cases in Hancock County. 

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JACKSON, Miss. – In order to better serve you, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is improving its current system of scheduling second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. For your convenience, we will now schedule second doses through reminder emails or the hotline.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 1,210 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 24 new deaths, including 15 new cases and three deaths in Hancock County. 

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Gov.Tate Reeves on Wednesday announced the decision to extend Executive Order 1535 and Executive Order 1536 -- which include a mandate for wearing a protective mask in public -- until Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 5 p.m.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 791 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 26 new deaths, including 5 new cases in Hancock County. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 705 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 76 deaths, including 12 new cases and one new death in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 2,186 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 38 new deaths, including 35 new cases and two deaths in Hancock County. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 1,804 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 28 new deaths, including 30 new cases in Hancock County. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 2,074 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 65 new deaths, including 33 new cases in Hancock County. 

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Tuesday reported 1,452 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 75 deaths, including 46 new cases and one new death in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Friday reported 2,050 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 45 new deaths, including 31 new cases and one new death in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Thursday reported 2,290 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 30 new deaths, including 21 new cases and one new death in Hancock County.

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The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) on Wednesday reported 1,702 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 64 new deaths, including 81 new cases in Hancock County.