Bowie County reports 1K COVID-19 cases

Coronavirus Disease 2019 Graphic. (U.S. Air Force Graphic by Rosario "Charo" Gutierrez)

TEXARKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reports the county has crossed the 1,000 case mark for COVID-19.

Since the pandemic began, there have been 1,000 positive cases with 491 recoveries and 71 deaths. As of Wednesday, there are 438 active cases being traced in the county.

Anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus or conducts such testing should notify the Bowie-Texarkana Health Department at 903-255-5560.

Here is a breakdown of every coronavirus case in the county since March:

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Bowie County 9/2/2020
Total Cases in Bowie County 1000
Ages (county cases)
0-18 112
19-29 165
30-39 139
40-49 146
50-59 140
60-69  123
70-79 100
80+ 75
Gender (Bowie County Cases)
Male 438
Female 562

In nearby Cass County, there are 40 active cases. Since the pandemic began, there have been 260 cases with 208 recoveries and 12 deaths.

For the latest information on COVID-19 in the Texarkana area, visit or call 903-255-5560.