LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — More than 600 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Arkansas along with seven new deaths. Meanwhile, a new White House report says Arkansas has the 8th highest rate for new virus case, based on last week’s numbers. The White House Coronavirus Task Force also noted that Arkansas’ rate of positive tests dropped to 7.6% over the previous week. The report says Pine Bluff, Jonesboro, Fort Smith, Harrison, Blytheville and Texarkana are all in the “red zone” because of the number of new cases and local test positivity rates.
TEXAKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reported 17 new coronavirus cases on Monday, an increase to 574 confirmed cases since the pandemic began. There have been 261 recoveries and 35 deaths. There are […]
GRADY, Arkansas (AP) — The first state prisoner in Arkansas has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus. Arkansas Department of Corrections spokeswoman Dina Tyler says the man tested positive for COVID-19 at a hospital Saturday. […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Hospitalizations across Texas have more than doubled in the last two weeks _ rising to 8,698 people in hospitals on Monday. Local officials across Texas say their hospitals are becoming increasingly […]