ALABAMA (WRBL) – Alabama officially began its reopening process for salons, restaurants, bars, and gyms, following Governor Kay Ivey’s amendments to the Safer-at-Home order last week.
As of 1/12 p.m. CDT, the Alabama Department of Public Health is reporting 9,953 cases of coronavirus statewide, with 401 reported dead to the virus.
To date, 1,249 Alabamians have been hospitalized for treatment of COVID-19.
In Lee County, there are 427 residents who have tested positive for the virus, while in Chambers County there are 316 cases reported by the ADPH. Currently, there are 79 in Russell County, and 61 positive cases in Barbour County.
The live tracker managed by the state showing COVID-19 data continues to update in real time.
**Note, all counties in the WRBL viewing area contribute to the count of local cases in Alabama.