Hopkins County Emergency Management Team at 10 a.m. Memorial Day reported 2 new positive COVID-19 cases in Hopkins County.
“We have been waiting on these results since the day before yesterday. These two new cases are in isolation in a home with a family that already had it,” said Hopkins County Judge Robert Newsom.
That brings the total number of COVID-19 cases in Hopkins County since midMarch to 17 cases, 13 of them diagnosed this month. Six patients have recovered from novel coronavirus 2019, leaving 11 cases are still active.
Emergency officials remind community members to social distance when possible and take other recommended health safety guidelines established by the CDC and Texas Department of State Health Services.