Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Information

Regional COVID-19 (Coronavirus) updated 4/6/20

Counties Positives Recovered
Bowie 32 5
Cass 5 2
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Texas Healthy Hotline: (682) 236-7601

Arkansas Department of Health Hotline:  (877) 570-9799

CDC Hotline: (800) 232-4630

                                Local Emergency Operations Hotline: (903) 255-5560                                


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  1. COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update from Joint Operations Center 4-8-20

    Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports five new cases of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) for a total of 32. Cass County has a total of five positive cases confirmed, with two of those recovered. Read on...
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The goal of the local, state and national public health response is to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  The overall risk of COVID-19 in the United States to the general public is serious.  To help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including flu and COVID-19, follow these measures:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are unavailable, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer. 
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands. 
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick. 
  • Stay home when you are sick. 
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow or use a tissue to cover it, then throw the tissue in the trash. 
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.  

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The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation.  

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