COVID-19 numbers in RC in 2020

The COVID-19 virus dominated headlines in 2020, and Russell County was significantly affected by the onset of the pandemic.

According to the Lake Cumberland District Health Department, 1,142 Russell Countians tested positive for the virus in 2020, and sadly, 35 Russell Countians lost their lives from COVID-19.

The first confirmed case of COVID-19 was at the beginning of April.


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