Decatur mayor Tab Bowling tests positive for COVID-19

Decatur mayor Tab Bowling tests positive for COVID-19
Tab Bowling tests positive for COVID-19 (Source: Tabbowling.com)

DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Decatur Mayor Tab Bowling has tested positive for COVID-19 Friday, after experiencing mild symptoms.

The mayor released a statement, saying quote “I am receiving excellent care and feeling somewhat better.” He says his primary physician has scheduled for him to receive a monoclonal infusion on Monday morning. Bowling went on to say quote “Please know that COVID-19 is very real. I pray that you stay well and safe.”

Mayor Bowling is currently receiving treatment at his residence, where he will continue to work and focus on making a full recovery.

In the interim, Council President Jacob Ladner will represent the City of Decatur in press conferences and municipal updates.

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