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BOS set fine for those caught not wearing masks in county

By JASMINE STEVERSON JSTEVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

A $250 fine for failure to wear a mask or a nose and mouth covering will soon be signed into order, per the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

The order was decided by a vote of 3-2 with BOS president Carl McGee and vice president Lee Gordon voting opposed in the motion made by District 4 Supervisor Mala Brooks.


Greenville City Council enters order requiring face coverings, effective immediately

By SUBMITTED ARTICLE,

Today, the Greenville City Council called a special call meeting to discuss the urgency in requiring masks and/or face coverings after a recent surge in COVID-19 cases. Washington County reached an increase of over 200 COVID-19 cases within fourteen days.



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Mississippi editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Mississippi newspapers:

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Feb. 11

The Daily Leader on a school safety bill:

It is hard to imagine schools preparing for an active shooter the way they do for other disasters like tornadoes and earthquakes. But that is the world we live in now.




Kenneth Hamlin

Kenneth Hamlin

MOUND BAYOU — Funeral arrangements for Kenneth Hamlin, 52, of Mound Bayou, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland. He died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson.


Aretha Neal

Aretha Neal

CLEVELAND — Funeral arrangements for Aretha Neal, 75 of Cleveland ,are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland. She died Tuesday, June 16, 2020.


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