Mayor of Terry issues mask mandate for town

Mayor of Terry issues mask mandate for town
A resolution urging New Albany residents to wear face coverings or masks in public to prevent the spread of COVID-19 was passed by the city council on Thursday. (Source: Pixabay)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The mayor of Terry has issued a mask mandate for the town.

Mayor Jospeh Kendrick issued an Executive Order that went into effect Tuesday.

It requires all members of the public over the age of two to wear a mask or facial covering in order to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Kendrick is also asking all residents to follow all guidelines on social distancing.

The order will be in effect until there is no longer a need for it.

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