COVID: Halifax County continues decrease in trend

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Halifax County Health Director Bruce Robistow released the latest update regarding COVID-19.

As of Sept. 14, the Halifax County Health Department is aware of five new positive COVID-19 cases reported since Sept. 11; and there are 17 COVID-19 related deaths.

The graph shows positive cases beginning March 25 through Sept. 14. The peaks and valleys indicate the daily number of positive cases. The yellow line indicates the trend of positive cases. Today’s graph shows a continued decrease in the trend.

Continue to practice the three W’s, Robistow said. Let’s all work together to protect each other by:

• wearing a mask

• waiting six feet apart

• wash/disinfect hands frequently

According to the Northampton County Health Department’s Facebook page, as of Sept. 13, there are currently 415 total positive COVID-19 cases with 363 having recovered and 17 related COVID-19 deaths. As of this moment, there are 35 active cases in Northampton County. For more information, visit bit.ly/3ehVxUc.