Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Friday, January 15, 2021 at 10:31 a.m. CT
The county’s mask mandate was extended. Some schools are seeing a surge in cases among students and staff, leading to virtual learning. Free drive-thru testing is available.
The health center Board of Trustees extended the face covering order until one of three provisions is met. The order has been in place since July 13.
Old Town Cape announced the 2020 Parade of Lights was canceled.
Cape Central High School moved to all virtual learning for about a week due to the number of high school students in quarantine.
Nell Holcomb extended its fall break due to COVID-19 cases in students and staff.
The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center is offering free COVID-19 tests every Thursday at Arena Park.