As of January 8, 2021, 103 people have died due to COVID-19 in Morgan County.
Decatur-Morgan health officials expect another case surge over the next 7-10 days due to the recent holidays. In the past 14-days, over 1,400 cases were confirmed in the county.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to stress the importance of masking up, social distancing, and avoiding large crowds to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Health officials continue to work to distribute the COVID vaccination across the state in phases.