Missouri Governor Mike Parson explicitly stated, during his press briefing on Friday, that no church in Missouri should have in-person services on Easter Sunday. That was not the case in Lebanon. Laclede County Health Department Administrator, Charla Baker, says their department is looking into the issue………

When a church does have an in-person service during the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home order, they put the community at risk of that service turning into a super-spreader event. Baker says their department will continue to look into the situation to determine where the communication breakdown occurred.