Crawford County’s positive COVID-19 cases has passed the 100 mark, totaling 111 as of Monday, August 17. That shows an increase of 34 cases over the previous week when the total was 77 on August 10. On Monday August 3, the total was 58.
Crawford County News
The 2020 Crawford County Tax Sale will take place on Monday, August 24 at the courthouse.
The fourth drowning of the summer in Crawford County was reported on Saturday, August 15.
The Crawford County Commission held its weekly meeting on Monday, July 20 where the circuit clerk, Karen Harlan, requested approval to go forward with modifications to the county government buildings. An official vote with the full commission was postponed to the following week and approved on July 28.
Newly elected Crawford County Coroner Darren Dake rescued a woman from a flooding vehicle on the interstate last month as he was returning from Sullivan where he had been performing his duty as deputy coroner. The rescue took place on July 19 near the county line on Interstate 44, and Dake said he didn’t think it was a big deal.