The Pike County Health Department was notified Friday that the second case of novel coronavirus has been confirmed in the county and a stay-at-home order has been issued.
Gov. Mike Parson issued a statewide stay-at-home order on Friday, meaning Missouri has joined about 40 other states already requiring residents to avoid going out except for essential purposes.
A Wednesday night crash southeast of Monroe City injured a New London man.
The Mark Twain Cave complex is now under new ownership. Quincy residents Todd and Austin Curry have bought the complex, which also includes Cameron Cave, a campground, winery, restaurant and shops, and is a well-known tourist attraction.
Coronavirus cases in Missouri are rising at an alarming rate, but health experts said Wednesday it's too soon to know if the state is emerging as one of the next hot spots.