What we know about the 1,778 active cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

What we know about the 1,778 active cases of COVID-19 in East Texas
COVID-19 in East Texas (Source: KLTV)

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - As of Friday, April 16, at 5:30 p.m., there are 1,778 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the KLTV/KTRE viewing area and 2,289 deaths.

On April 8, DSHS began reporting zero active cases for the majority of East Texas counties. Some of these counties dropped by hundreds of active cases in one day. We have reached out to the state for comment.

ANDERSON COUNTY

(69 active cases, 1,851 recoveries, 63 deaths)

NET Health reported 12 new cases on April 15.

ANGELINA COUNTY

(217 active cases, 274 deaths, 7,904 recoveries)

The state reported 14 new cases on April 16.

CAMP COUNTY

(0 active cases, 42 deaths, 1,208 recoveries)

The state reported one new case and one recovery on April 16.

CASS COUNTY

(0 active cases, 81 deaths, 1,854 recoveries)

The state reported two recoveries on April 16.

CHEROKEE COUNTY

(15 active cases, 51 deaths, 4,053 recoveries)

The county reported eight recoveries on April 15.

FRANKLIN COUNTY

(0 active cases, 26 deaths, 708 recoveries)

The state reported one recovery on April 4.

GREGG COUNTY

(128 active cases, 108 deaths, 5,822 recoveries)

NET Health reported one new case on April 15.

HARRISON COUNTY

(63 active cases, 105 deaths, 4,672 recoveries)

In his weekly update on April 12, Harrison County Judge Chad Sims reported 33 new cases.

HENDERSON COUNTY

(110 active cases, 86 deaths, 3,649 recoveries)

NET Health reported 13 new cases on April 15.

HOPKINS COUNTY

(0 active cases, 108 deaths, 3,027 recoveries)

The state reported four recoveries on April 16.

HOUSTON COUNTY

(0 active cases, 51 deaths, 1,591 recoveries)

The state reported two recoveries on April 16.

JASPER COUNTY

(13 active cases, 88 deaths, 867 recoveries)

Jasper Newton County Public Health District reported one death and one recovery on April 8.

MARION COUNTY

(0 active cases, 33 deaths, 526 recoveries)

The state reported one new case on April 14.

MORRIS COUNTY

(0 active cases, 33 deaths, 853 recoveries)

The state reported one recovery on April 15.

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY

(0 active cases, 166 deaths, 4,376 recoveries)

The state reported one death and three recoveries on April 16.

PANOLA COUNTY

(0 active cases, 74 deaths, 1,572 recoveries)

The state reported two new cases on April 16.

POLK COUNTY

(99 active cases, 107 deaths, 2,956 recoveries)

The state reported one new case on April 16.

RAINS COUNTY

(11 active cases, 9 deaths, 377 recoveries)

NET Health reported two new cases on April 8.

RUSK COUNTY

(0 active cases, 105 deaths, 3,866 recoveries)

The state reported one new case and three recoveries on April 15.

SABINE COUNTY

(1 active case, 43 deaths, 243 recoveries)

The Jasper Newton County Public Health District reported one recovery on April 5.

SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY

(12 active cases, 32 deaths, 520 recoveries)

The state reported one new case on April 6.

SHELBY COUNTY

(0 active cases, 66 deaths, 1,606 recoveries)

The state reported four recoveries on April 16.

SMITH COUNTY

(524 active cases, 202 deaths, 10,834 recoveries)

NET Health reported 51 new cases and one death on April 15.

TITUS COUNTY

(325 active cases, 84 deaths, 2,693 recoveries)

In his weekly report on April 6, Titus County Judge Brian Lee reported four recoveries.

TRINITY COUNTY

(0 active cases, 24 deaths, 714 recoveries)

The state reported one recovery on April 16.

TYLER COUNTY

(18 active cases, 37 deaths, 525 recoveries)

The Jasper Newton County Public Health District reported four recoveries on April 8.

UPSHUR COUNTY

(0 active cases, 74 deaths, 3,211 recoveries)

The state reported two recoveries on April 16.

VAN ZANDT COUNTY

(104 active cases, 55 deaths, 2,450 recoveries)

NET Health reported 12 new cases on April 15.

WOOD COUNTY

(69 active cases, 65 deaths, 1,821 recoveries)

NET Health reported four new cases on April 15.