Arkansas is reporting 8804 active COVID-19 cases across the state on Wednesday.

The Arkansas Department Of Health reported an additional 1307 new cases and 7 additional deaths bringing the statewide death toll to 5997 since the pandemic began.

Hospitalizations increased by 41 to 647. Patients on ventilators increased to 103.

Active Cases by county in our area:
Lawrence County- 45
Randolph County- 36
Craighead County- 275
Greene County-118
Jackson County- 31
Independence- 154
Izard County- 75
Baxter County- 342
Fulton County- 34
Sharp County- 51
Clay County- 13