COVID Update: Cases Locally, Statewide Set Records

HARDINSBURG (01/06/21) — The latest number for active COVID-19 cases in Breckinridge County currently stands at 108 with a “red” incidence designation for an 8th straight day.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear says the state had a record number of new coronavirus cases with 5,742. Kentucky also saw its highest positivity rate since May 5 at 11.7% on Wednesday. The positivity rate reflects the rate of testing that shows a positive result. Beshear also reported 34 deaths in the state Wednesday.