The State of Mississippi reported good news on Monday with a low count of new cases and deaths.
The state reported 242 new cases with one death being reported also across Mississippi.
This brings the total number of cases in the state reported all-time to 87,130 with 2,585 total deaths.
Approximately 67,918 have recovered from the novel coronavirus.
The state will continue to hope for low numbers coming off of the Labor Day holiday and a return to high school football last weekend.