JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 70 new COVID-19 cases and 0 new deaths Monday, March 8.
As of Monday, March 8, there have been 297,651 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 6,808 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 278,162 recoveries.