For the second week in a row the Arkansas Department of Health reported at least 100 new cases of COVID-19 in Lawrence County.

As of Tuesday, the ADH was reporting a cumulative case count of 1,729, up 103 from the previous week’s total of 1,626. The week prior to that Lawrence County saw 100 new cases of the virus.

The active case count is slightly up in the county, with the ADH reporting 132 active cases on Tuesday, an increase of six from the 126 reported a week ago.

An additional 94 have been added to the recovered list, with 1,558 having been reported as recovered as of Tuesday, compared to 1,464 the previous week.

The Arkansas Department of Health also reported an additional three COVID-19-related deaths among Lawrence County residents over the seven-day period. As of Tuesday, that total is now 39.

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