Texarkana Area COVID-19: By The Numbers – January 15
Bowie County reports 59 new cases bringing the total to 3362 cumulative positive COVID-19 cases, with 6 additional deaths since our last report for a total of 137. The Department of State Health Services is reporting an additional 1248 probable cases with a total of 3508 estimated recoveries.
Cass County added 7 new cases, for a total of 960, 473 probable cases with 1239 of those recovered, 137 active cases and 2new deaths for a total of 57.
Miller County reports 3059 cumulative cases, 172 active cases, 2861 recovered cases and 1 new death for a total of 26 COVID-19 related deaths. (1/15/21)
Free testing is still being offered Monday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Texarkana- Bowie County Family Health Center at 902 W. 12th Street, Texarkana, TX 75501. There are no requirements for testing (residency included), oral swab with results in 48-96 hours, and pre-registration available at www.gogettested.com.
It is important to note that not all ICU/regular bed occupation nor ventilator use is attributed to COVID patients. Refer to data definitions: https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/DataDefinitions.aspx
The latest local information and updates can all be found at www.coronatxk.org.
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