Bowie County reports 86 new COVID-19 cases


TEXARKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reported Monday there have been 86 new COVID-19 cases since Oct. 15 for a total of 430 active cases in the county, according to the Texas’ department of health numbers.

Since the pandemic began, there have been 1,653 positive cases in the county with 1,148 recoveries and 75 deaths.

Through the rest of the year, there will be free COVID-19 testing from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Texarkana-Bowie County Family Health Center at 902 West 12th Street, Texarkana, TX 75501. There are no requirements for testing, and results from an oral swab are available in 48-96 hours. Registration is available at

Here is a breakdown of every coronavirus case since the pandemic began:

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Bowie County 10/15/2020
Total Cases in Bowie County 1653
0-18 193
19-29 236
30-39 206
40-49 235
50-59 247
60-69 219
70-79 176
80+ 141
Male 722
Female 931
              Bowie County Resident Deaths  

Nearby Cass County reports 461 cases, 403 recoveries, and 21 fatalities since the pandemic began.

For the latest local information on the coronavirus, visit or call 903-255-5560.