334 active COVID-19 cases in Bowie County

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

TEXARKANA — The Bowie Count emergency operations center reported Wednesday there are 334 active cases of COVID-19 being traced.

Anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 or any healthcare provider that conducts such testing should notify the Bowie-Texarkana Health Department at 903-255-5560.

Here is a breakdown of every coronavirus case, including the 334 being traced, in Bowie County since the pandemic began:

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Bowie County 9/9/2020
Total Cases in Bowie County 1046
Ages (Bowie County Cases)
0-18 116
19-29 171
30-39 141
40-49 148
50-59 142
60-69 131
70-79 109
80+ 88
Gender (Bowie County Cases)
Male 453
Female 593

In nearby Cass County, there have been 267 cases since the pandemic began with 236 recoveries and 12 deaths. Cass County currently has 19 active cases. On Oct. 8, if the county maintains fewer than 20 active cases, the county can then submit a request to the state to apply for an exemption to the state’s mandatory mask mandate given that they have fewer than 20 active cases.

For more information on the coronavirus in the Texarkana area, visit www.coronatxk.org or call 903-255-5560.