Health department prepares for Delta variant

Members of the Effingham County Health Committee receive a COVID-19 update from the Effingham County Health Department. Pictured, from left, are Effingham County Health Department Administrator Jeff Workman, Health Committee Vice Chairman Heather Mumma via computer, Health Committee Chairman Doug McCain and Health Committee member Elizabeth Huston. Not pictured is ECHD Emergency Preparedness Coordinator Karen Feldkamp.


Charles Mills is reporter and videographer for the Effingham Daily News. A 1983 graduate of Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, he worked as senior video editor for a Nashville television station. He is a native of Vandalia.