by: Scott McCaulley
The Thursday Update from the Taney County Health Department includes the announcement of a third death from the COVID-19 Virus.
TCHD reports the victim was a woman in her 80’s.
TCHD reports the current number of cases in the county to be at 112 with 61 active.
More information on locations visited by some of the new active cases can be found on the Taney County Health Department’s Facebook Page.
Another death has been recorded in Carroll County according to information released from Judge Sam Barr’s Office, the sixth death recorded in Carroll County due to COVID-19.
Currently, 10 people overall have lost their lives due to COVID-19 with the other death being a resident of Boone County.
Meanwhile, Boone County 911 reports on their Facebook Page that the Arkansas Department of Health now reports 42 total cases of COVID-19 in the county, an increase of 12 over the previous report. 17 of those cases are currently active.