LIVE VIDEO, 3:30 p.m.: COVID-19 update from Gov. Cooper and other state officials January 12, 2021 Sam Walker Gov. Roy Cooper, N.C. Health and Human Services Sec. Dr. Mandy Cohen at a briefing on Dec. 30, 2020. [NCDPS photos] North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper, N.C. Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen and other officials will provide a COVID-19 update from the Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh at 3:30 p.m.