Bowie County adds 1 new COVID-19 case

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

TEXARKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reported one new case of COVID-19 from Thursday to Friday.

According to the emergency operations center, there have been 1,005 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Currently, there are 426 active cases being traced in Bowie County.

Anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus or any healthcare provider that conducts such testing should contact the Bowie-Texarkana Health Department at 903-255-5560.

Since the pandemic began, there have been 508 recoveries with 71 deaths.

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

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Bowie County 9/4/2020
Total Cases in Bowie County 1005
Ages (county cases)
0-18 112
19-29 165
30-39 139
40-49 146
50-59 141
60-69  127
70-79 100
80+ 75
Gender (Bowie County Cases)
Male 441
Female 564

Since the pandemic began, there have been 261 cases in Cass County with 215 recoveries and 12 deaths. Active cases have decreased to 34. Once active cases have dropped to 20, the county may be eligible to suspend the mandatory mask mandate.

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