Neshoba County reported 405 total coronavirus cases on Sunday with four new deaths since Thursday for a total of 23, a 64.2% increase in deaths since last week.

Neshoba remains one of the high-incident counties with a more than 25% increase in cases since May 4, according to the state.

Forty-eight of the total cases are in nursing homes where there have been 13 deaths so far or more than half.

In Neshoba County, 207 cases were American Indian, 102 African-American, 81 white and the remaining Hispanic or unknown.




Of the 23 deaths, 13 were American Indian, seven African-American and three white, according to the state.

Mississippi has reported 11,296 corona cases with 6,268 known recoveries as of Sunday. There are no local breakdowns on recoveries.

Statewide, 113,126 individuals have been tested.

MSDH is reporting 322 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 17 new deaths. Mississippi's total of COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 11,123, with 510 deaths. Currently there are 428 Mississippians hospitalized with confirmed COVID-19 infection.

Go to the Mississippi State Department of Health’s website for more statistics and details about getting tested.

The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline is the best way to get your questions about COVID-19 answered. Call 877-978-6453 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. seven days a week.