COVID-19: Texarkana Area Update for Thursday Afternoon, May 28
Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 132 positive COVID-19 cases, with 84 recoveries and 12 related deaths. Cass County has a total of 28 with 20 recovered. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice reports 72 positive cases at the Barry B. Telford Unit.
Miller County has 42 total cases, 0 active positive cases, 665 negative results, 41 recovered, 1 death. (Updated 5/28/20)
5/28/20 at 3:00 PM
TEXAKANA, TX—Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 132 positive COVID-19 cases, with 84 recoveries and 12 related deaths. Cass County has a total 28 cases with 20 recoveries. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice reports 72 positive cases at the Barry B. Telford Unit.
Ages (Bowie County Cases)
Gender (Bowie County Cases)
|Total Positive Cases in Bowie County||132|
|Bowie County Patients Hospitalized locally||4|
|Bowie County Patients Isolated at Home/Quarantine||32|
|Bowie County Patients Recovered||84|
|COVID-19 Deaths in Bowie County||12|
|Total Positive Cases in Cass County||28|
|Cass County Patients Recovered||20|
The deadline for the Business Survey to gauge Economic Impact has been extended. All businesses in Bowie County are invited to submit a survey, to report positive or negative impacts to their business. The deadline is May 29, 2020 and the survey can be accessed at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeHFOIw9o16XOhE2_Ul4iKlW0K775q7zsWmjctRpovfhTWDzw/viewform?usp=sf_link
Residents in Bowie and Cass County are urged to continue following Governor Abbott’s Executive Orders and following CDC guidelines for social distancing, handwashing, and sanitizing.