COVID-19 Cases Jump to 11 In Bowie/Miller and Surrounding Counties
The afternoon media briefing at the Joint Operations Center has brought the overall number of COVID-19 cases to eleven total in our immediate area.
According to the Press Release:
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update from Joint Operations Center Media Briefing 3-30-20 3PM
- At the time of this release, Bowie County has seven confirmed cases of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Cass County has two confirmed cases. Texarkana, Arkansas has one positive case, and there is one positive case in the unincorporated area of Miller County.
- The CDC has issued a warning against taking non-pharmaceutical chloroquine phosphate. For more information, visit http://coronatxk.org/DocumentCenter/View/6841/CDC-HAN-431-002
- A new screening tool has been developed by the CDC and Apple, allowing users to answer a few questions and determine if they need to be tested for COVID-19. It can be found here: https://www.apple.com/covid19