COVID-19 continues plaguing Taney County with the number of cases at 97 at press time. As always, TCHD is investigating the cases, and will release more information as it becomes available.
Many of these cases are community spread. There have been 2 deaths, and 31 recovered.
Last week was a particularly active week, with the department confirming 12 new COVID-19 cases in just 24 hours.
Prior to being diagnosed, these 12 cases are known to have visited the following locations:
SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH
10:30 am – 7:30 pm Smith Creek Moonshine at Tanger Outlet Mall (masked)
SUNDAY, JUNE 28TH
Morning Walmart Super Center at Branson Hills (masked)
MONDAY, JUNE 29TH
4:45 am – 2:45 pm Scooters in Forsyth (masked)
10:30 am – 4:00 pm Smith Creek Moonshine at Tanger Outlet Mall (masked)
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Walmart Super Center at Branson Hills (unmasked)
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Walmart Super Center at Branson Hills (masked)
TUESDAY, JUNE 30TH
4:45 am – 7:30 am Scooters in Forsyth (masked)
12:30 pm – 12:40 pm Walmart on Hwy 76 (masked)
Early afternoon Pancho Villa, Branson (unmasked)
Afternoon YMCA, Hollister (unmasked)
WEDNESDAY, JULY 1ST
9:00 am – 5:00 pm Smith Creek Moonshine at Branson Landing (masked)
If you were at any of these locations during this time, please monitor for symptoms. If symptoms do develop, please notify your healthcare provider for further consultation.
Taney County Health department is asking that everyone wear a face covering or mask, follow social distancing guidelines and stay home if you are sick.
For more information contact the Taney County Health Department at 417-334-4544, visit our website at www.taneycohealth.org, or like our FaceBook, Instagram and Pinterest pages.