Active COVID cases on the rise again

The number of active COVID-19 cases has been going back up recently in Randolph County.

In her Dec. 6 report, Randolph County Health Department Administrator Angela Oathout noted that there were 61 active cases and two individuals that were hospitalized. This is up from the 37 active cases reported on Dec. 1, however at that time there was also four individuals hospitalized.

For more on the COVID update, please see this week’s print edition.