(AP) — Arkansas has reported 36 new COVID-19 deaths and more than 1,500 new cases of the coronavirus. The Department of Health on Tuesday raised the state’s COVID-19 death toll since the pandemic began to 7,334. The state’s coronavirus cases rose by 1,544 to 477,191 total since the pandemic began. According to Johns Hopkins University research data, Arkansas ranks 15th nationally for new cases per capita. Gov. Asa Hutchinson said 11 of the deaths announced Tuesday were delayed reports, with two occurring as far back as June.

Free COVID-19 testing Has returned to the Texarkana-Bowie County Family Health Center. Testing hours are from 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM, Monday through Saturday. Walk-ins are accepted, or individuals can preregister at allamericantesting.com. For more information, call (214) 556-8088.

Bowie County

New Cases: 103
Probable Cases: 87
Total All-Time Cases: 7002
Total Deaths: 260

Fully Vaccinated age 12 - 64: 34%
Fully Vaccinated age 65 and older: 60%

Cass County

New Cases: 27
Probable Cases: 27
Total All-Time Cases: 2312
Total Deaths: 111

Fully Vaccinated age 12 - 64: 33%
County Fully Vaccinated age 65 and older: 54%

State of Texas

Age 12 and over % Fully Vaccinated: 59%
Age 65 and over % Fully Vaccinated: 78%


Miller County

Active Cases: 291
Total All-Time Cases: 5831
Total Deaths: 39

Partially Vaccinated: 4.3%
Fully Vaccinated: 12.6%

Little River County

Active Cases: 99
Total All-Time Cases: 1813
Total Deaths: 44

Partially Vaccinated: 6.1%
Fully Vaccinated: 27.9%

State of Arkansas

Partially Vaccinated ages 12 and up: 12.2%
Fully Vaccinated ages 12 and up: 50.3%


Vaccine Updates

Texarkana Vaccination Hub: Individuals may visit vaccinate.christushealth.org for updated information on vaccines.

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Free COVID-19 testing is available at 902 W. 12th Street in Texarkana, Texas from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday. To make an appointment visit https://texas.fulgentgenetics.com/ or call 877-862-4647.


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