COVID-19 Info

Tune in to local news channels at approximately 1:30 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. CST (times vary) for daily briefings regarding the Coronavirus pandemic and state updates by Governor Asa Hutchinson.

During these times of uncertainty, Trinity Grove Missionary Baptist Church would like to ensure that everyone is practicing social distancing and staying informed on current issues regarding COVID-19. This page serves to provide helpful information, including answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs), important links, state mandates, and updates about the fight against COVID-19. Let's all do our parts in preventing the spread of COVID-19 by following CDC and government guidelines. Stay informed, stay safe, and stay blessed!

A Message from Pastor Charles Holloway

Arkansas State Curfews and Mandates

*Arkansas public schools are scheduled to return to in-class instruction for the 2020-21 school year on August 24th, but no later than August 26th.

Little Rocke Curfews: 

All curfews related to COVID-19 have been lifted.

State and federal tax filing deadlines for individuals have been extended to July 15, 2020.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is COVID-19?

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure (based on the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses).
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

Seek medical attention if you experience any of the following symptoms:
  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips

Is there a vaccine for COVID-19?

from Wikipedia

Currently, there is no vaccine for COVID-19. However, there are multiple attempts in progress to develop such a vaccine. 

What can I do to prevent the spread of COVID-19?
from the World Health Organization

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing; going to the bathroom; and before eating or preparing food.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Practice social distancing

What is social distancing?
from American Red Cross

Social distancing is the deliberate act of increasing the physical space between people to prevent the spread of disease. Health officials recommend a minimum distance of six (6) feet between people.

COVID-19: What Older Adults Need to Know

Helpful Phone Numbers:

Arkansas Coronavirus Hotlines (for health and testing):

  • For children (staffed by Arkansas Children's Hospital) 1-800-743-3616
  • For adults (staffed by UAMS) 1-800-632-4502

Arkansas Department of Health 1-800-803-7847

Helpful Links:

Arkansas Unemployment Benefits

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Arkansas Department of Health

COVID-19 Guidance for Older Adults

Arkansas Small Businesses