255 Coronavirus Cases In Missouri

(Jefferson City) Missouri state officials are reporting the number of people who have tested positive for coronavirus now stands at 255.

In reaction to the pandemic, the Missouri Department of Social Services Family Support Division has decided to increase and extend food stamp certifications.

Some families who would normally have to recertify from March to May will instead continue receiving the benefits.

About 400 thousand students eligible for free or reduced lunch will receive a pandemic E-B-T card.