Muskogee County Deputy Skylar Green has been hospitalized for three weeks fighting COVID-19, according to Sheriff Andy Simmons. On Thursday, Simmons is hosting a prayer vigil at the Muskogee Civic Center for citizens to join him in prayer for Green’s recovery.
The event is 7 p.m. Sept. 2 at the civic center. Everyone is invited. Green is one of a total of nine deputies who contracted COVID, but the only one still fighting it.