Confirmed cases of the coronavirus were found in a Waverly nursing home. Lafayette County health officials made the announcement yesterday, reporting 8 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 – most of them at the Apple Ridge Care Center in Waverly. The health department did not provide an exact number of cases in the nursing home.

The county’s confirmed total of cases is now at 54, with 2 previous deaths and 24 individuals who have recovered from the virus.