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Coronavirus case numbers reported so far:

U.S. cases: 36,312,260 cases and 626,989 deaths

Worldwide cases 202,803,147 — COVID-19 has killed 4,297,550 people

N.C. cases: 1,086,938 (13,759 deaths)

Guilford County: 51,205 (738 deaths)

Forsyth County: 38,968 (435 deaths)

Davidson: 18,035 (206 deaths)

Randolph: 16,097 (238 deaths)

Mecklenburg: 123,743 (995 deaths)

Durham: 27,074 (241 deaths)

Wake: 96,728 (752 deaths)

Source: N.C. numbers reported by N.C. Department of Health and Human Services at noon Monday. U.S., global numbers from Johns Hopkins University at 10 a.m. Monday.


The Davidson County Health Department will hold a vaccine clinic at the Thomasville Public Library, 14 Randolph St., from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday. For more information call 336-242-2250.


Cone Health is restricting the number of people who can visit a patient in the hospital to one a day (two visitors were allowed previously) because of COVID-19 numbers rising in the community. While only one person a day may visit, patients can have different visitors on different days. The change applies only to patients in main hospitals. More details are available at


The Guilford County Division of Public Health will distribute $100 cash cards for first-time COVID-19 vaccinations Beginning today through Aug. 31 or while supplies last. Individuals 18 years and older also are eligible to receive a $25 cash card for transporting someone to a first-dose appointment, with a limit of one cash card per visit.

Cash cards will be available at all first-dose community and mobile clinics. Cash cards will also be available at the Guilford County Public Health clinic at 501 E. Green Drive.


The Randolph County Public Health Department is distributing a limited number of $25 Summer Cards to individuals 18 years of age and older who receive their first COVID-19 vaccine. The cards will not be given to those receiving their second dose. Gift cards also will be given to those who transport individuals to the health department for the vaccine. The number to call to schedule an appointment is 336-365-6110. The phone line is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.