The Ellis County Local Health Authority has been notified of twelve additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 and fourteen recoveries.


The countywide total is now 352 cases of COVID-19, including 304 recoveries.


According to a news release, “The Ellis County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has corrected a recent DSHS reported case of Alma to the appropriate jurisdiction of Ennis. OEM has removed a DSHS duplicated report of three residents of Red Oak. The newly reported numbers reflect these adjustments.”


The DSHS has reported 5,483 tests administered in Ellis County. Updates can be found on their website at https://www.dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/additionaldata/ .