Monkeypox Cases Up Statewide, Area Numbers Stable

While the number of monkeypox cases in Mississippi continues to grow, there haven’t been any additional cases in this part of the state.  The Health Department says the statewide total is now 52.  Most of those are in and around the Jackson area.   The two public health districts which include Attala, Leake and Neshoba counties are still reporting a total of only four monkeypox cases.