Opinion: On a record COVID case day, a unified, if subtle message: Don’t have too festive a Fourth

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 02, 2020 4:26 PM CT | Published: July 02, 2020 4:26 PM CT
Chris Herrington
Daily Memphian

Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollentine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.

Several takeaways from Thursday's COVID briefing and the rise in cases. Among them: We're not as bad off as Florida, but we're bad enough that local and CDC officials are alarmed.

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