Governor issues statewide stay-at-home order

While several counties across the state have enacted their own stay-at-home orders, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday announced a statewide order that will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Friday.

Health officials reevaluating effectiveness of masks

Many are debating whether it is effective to wear a mask when in public. The Centers for Disease Control says if you are coughing or sneezing, you should wear a mask. Now, officials are taking a closer look if wearing a mask could offer added protection from COVID-19.

COVID-19 projections, peak dates for each state

The peak of COVID-19 in Florida is projected to be around May 3, at which time the average number of deaths per day in the state will stand at 136. That means hospitals are just a month away from reaching capacity.