COVID-19 Update

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  • COVID-19 update from Cherokee County Health Department.
    COVID-19 update from Cherokee County Health Department.
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Cherokee County has 29 active confirmed COVID-19 cases. Since March, the county has had 301 total cases, including 14 non-residents who tested positive while in the county.

Here's the latest updates from the Cherokee County Health Department:

  • Tuesday, Aug. 11 - The health department reported one new case. The resident was a contact of a previously-reported case, and was experiencing symptoms of the virus. In addition,  nine people who were previously reported as testing positive were determined to have recovered from the virus.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 12 - The health department reported four new cases. Three residents were contacts of previously-reported cases, and one had contact with someone at work who had the virus. All four were experiencing symptoms. In addition, seven people who were previously reported as testing positive were determined to have recovered from the virus.