editor's pick

Graves County has seen more than 250 new COVID-19 cases since late May with the current total cases since last year at 4,060 and 101 deaths.

editor's pick

Mayfield Messenger news editor Eric Walker (left) and reporter James Turner hold a plaque presented to the newspaper by the Graves County Board of Health for its efforts covering the COVID-19 pandemic and the work of the Graves County Health Department over the past year.

editor's pick

Outbreaks of a more contagious variant of the coronavirus are filling up hospitals in the lightly vaccinated states of Missouri and Arkansas, and the head of the University of Arkansas medical system says the state may be beginning a third major surge of the COVID-19 disease due to lack of v…