(South East Mo) With the Coronavirus pandemic continuing to spread, Regional Radio checked in with a few counties in southeast Missouri. Frances Vermillion is the administrator with the Reynolds County Health Department located in Centerville. She tells us about testing in the county.

Wayne County Health Department Assistant Administrator Rhonda Eads tells us about testing timelines in her county.

Wayne County has two negative cases and one test still pending. Meanwhile, Bollinger County had it’s first confirmed positive case reported today. The total number of confirmed cases in Missouri is now at 502 with 8 deaths.