Community levels

Halifax County remains locked in the high community level for COVID-19, a designation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Halifax County has yet to break free from a high community level for COVID-19 since moving into the designation in late May.

The level — defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — carries a recommendation for wearing masks in indoor public settings, a pandemic precaution all but eliminated in today’s back-to-normal lifestyle.


The latest models from the University of Virginia’s Biocomplexity Institute show dropping cases in the coming month under most situations. However, if another variant takes hold, cases could rise again.