There were 752 new cases, 11 deaths, and an increase of 3 hospitalizations reported at Friday’s COVID-19 daily update.
The counties with the highest number of new cases are as follows:
The Governor announced today that he is establishing a High School Sports Advisory Group to make recommendations on how to safely resume fall sports.
He has also asked the Arkansas Activities Association (AAA) to submit a plan to the Arkansas Department of Health for football, volleyball and cheerleading.
Football players will be allowed to wear helmets for no-contact team drills the week of August 3-7.