Breaking News
More () »

Here are the number of COVID-19 cases across the Mid-South

This is a look at where Shelby County, as well as Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas, currently stand for COVID-19 cases.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Shelby County said there were 1,613 new cases Monday. That makes a total of 204,741 cases and 2,808 deaths in the county since the pandemic began.

The department said 410 of the new cases are pediatric, and there are currently 6,736 active pediatric cases. There have been a total of 39,606 pediatric cases during the pandemic. 

The 7-day rolling average for cases in Shelby County is 1,950, with a total of 548,355 people vaccinated in the county. Find more HERE. 

The State of Tennessee reports an average of 13,503 new cases per day and 31 new deaths per day for the week of January 2, 2022 through January 8, 2022. There are a total of 1,540,515 cases and 21,095 deaths in the state since the start of the pandemic.

Find the full breakdown from the Tennessee Department of Health HERE.

RELATED: Tennessee moving from daily to weekly COVID-19 data updates for the state

RELATED: Can we get an accurate picture of COVID cases without daily numbers? An infectious disease specialist weighs in

The State of Mississippi reports 9,300 new COVID-19 cases and 19 new deaths Friday, for a total of 634,628 cases and 10,625 deaths in the state since the beginning of the pandemic.

Desoto County has a total of 41,451 cases and 463 deaths in the county.

Find the full breakdown from the Mississippi State Department of Health HERE.

The Arkansas Department of Health said there were 3,600 new cases and 3 new deaths Monday. The total number of cases since the beginning of the pandemic is 684,776 and 9,437 total deaths.

You can find more details here.


For more on vaccinations in Tennessee, click here: https://www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov/covid-19-vaccine-information.html

Here's where to find vaccinations in DeSoto County, Mississippi: https://www.desotocountyms.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=856

Find more on vaccinations in Mississippi here: https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,420,976.html

Here's where to find more on vaccinations in the state of Arkansas: https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/covid-19-vaccination-plan

Find more on vaccines everywhere: https://www.vaccines.gov/