Texarkana Area COVID-19: By The Numbers – February 22
Bowie County reports a total of 4509 cumulative positive COVID-19 cases including 13 possible cases. COVID-related deaths are at 171. Active cases are reported at 526. The total recovered cases for Bowie County is 5743.
Bowie County Vaccinations - First Dose: 4930
Bowie County Vaccinations - Second Dose: 2840
Individuals may visit vaccinate.christushealth.org after 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 15 for updated information on vaccines.
Individuals qualifying under Phase 1A and 1B who are interested in receiving a vaccination should continue to monitor the Texas Department of State Health Services Vaccination Availability Map... Click here. For a quick reference, blue means it's in stock, red means out of stock. More from the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Cass County has a total of 1111, plus 9 probable cases and 1581 of those recovered, 111 active cases, and a COVID death total of 74.
Cass County Vaccinations - First Dose: 1005
Cass County Vaccinations - Second Dose: 505
Miller County reports 3732 cumulative cases, 58 active cases, 3641 recovered cases, and a total of 33 COVID-19 related deaths. (2/22/21)
Free testing has resumed at the Texarkana/Bowie County Family Health Center at 902 W.12th Street in Texarkana Texas. To set your appointment, click here.
Vaccine Allocations: https://www.dshs.texas.gov
The latest local information and updates can all be found at www.coronatxk.org.
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