First COVID-19 Case Needing Hospitalization Reported for Meigs County

POMEROY, Ohio – The Meigs County Health Department (MCHD) is reporting the first COVID-19 hospitalization of a Meigs County resident. The hospitalization is a case that was reported July 15, 2020 by the MCHD. The total active cases remain at ten (10) in Meigs County, with 22 (16 Confirmed, 6 Probable) total cases since April.

The Meigs County Health Department continues to urge residents to follow federal, state, and local guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19. For more information on COVID-19 visit