The Henry County Health Center (HCHC) has received confirmation of 8 more positive cases of COVID-19. Clinton-4, Deepwater-1, Urich-2, and Montrose-1. This brings the total number of confirmed positive cases in Henry County to 1538.All contact tracing has commenced and all parties that have had close contact are being notified. HCHC continues to encourage residents to practice social distancing, washing your hands with soap and water for 20 seconds or more, and to remain home if you are sick. The CDC continues to recommend that individuals to wear a face covering when you are in public, and are unable to social distance, to assist in preventing the spread of COVID-19.