May 18

Governor Abbott Says No More Masks In School As Of June 5
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a new Executive Order prohibiting counties, cities, school districts, public health authorities, or government officials — from requiring or mandating wearing a mask. Public schools can continue through June 4. As of June 5, no student, teacher, parent, …
Texas Governor Announces ‘Phase Two’ Schedule to Open Texas
Governor Greg Abbott today announced the second phase of the State of Texas' ongoing plan to safely and strategically open Texas while minimizing the spread of COVID-19. Under Phase II, restaurants may increase their occupancy to 50% and additional services and activities that remained closed under …
COVID-19: Texarkana Area Update for Thursday Afternoon, May 21
Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 117 positive COVID-19 cases, with 78 recoveries and 11 related deaths. Cass County has a total of 26 with 20 recovered.
Miller County has 42 total cases, 3 active positive cases, 571 negative results, 38 recovered, 1 death. (Updated 5/21/20)