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

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As of June 10, the Halifax County Health Department reports 5,668 total positive COVID-19 cases. The following is a breakdown of the positive cases:

• 1 new positive COVID-19 case reported since June 9, 2021

• 112 (1.97%) COVID-19 related deaths

The graph shows positive cases beginning March 25, 2020, through June 10, 2021.

Please continue to practice the 3 W’s. It is very important that we all work together to protect each other by:

• wearing a mask properly covering your nose and mouth

• waiting six feet apart

• wash/disinfect hands frequently

According to the Northampton County Health Department’s Facebook page, as of June 9, there are 1,890 total positive COVID-19 cases of which 1,807 have recovered and 70 related COVID-19 deaths. Currently, there are 13 active cases in Northampton County.

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