Ralls County becomes the latest government entity to issue a stay at home order for its citizens.

The Ralls County Health Department and the County Commissioners announced Thursday they have adopted a Stay at Home Ordinance for the county.

The order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday and runs through April 30th.

The order says that Ralls County residents shall stay at home unless going for medical care, groceries and medications or going to work.

The order also directs residents to comply with physical distancing requirements.

Meanwhile, Ralls County's only confirmed case of COVID-19 has recovered.