The Mississippi State Health Department on Thursday reported 328 new cases of COVID-19 as identified through testing, with 23 new deaths.
In total, Mississippi has cumulatively identified 14,372 cases of the novel coronavirus with 693 known deaths.
Northeast Mississippi counties reporting new deaths are Clay, Monroe and Oktibbeha.
The Health Department estimates that 9,401 COVID-19 patients in Mississippi have recovered.
The following Northeast Mississippi counties have added new cases: Benton, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Clay, Lafayette, Lee, Marshall, Oktibbeha, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tishomingo and Union.
The following counties in the region saw their totals revised down, based on further case investigations: Itawamba and Monroe.
Northeast Mississippi case totals: