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Texas County recorded 77 positive COVID-19 cases and three related deaths in the last seven days, the Texas County Health Department reported Friday.
There are 68 isolated at home and four hospitalized.
The death count stands at 41.
Of the total cumulative positive cases since the pandemic began — 2,755 — there have been 57 cases where persons had been vaccinated.
Due to a spike in quarantines at the Houston School District, it began requiring masks Thursday when social distancing is not possible. Texas County Memorial Hospital reported it would begin offering monoclonal antibody infusions next Wednesday, September 15.
Masks will be required beginning Thursday for middle and high school students and staff when social distancing cannot occur, the Houston School District announced Wednesday evening.
These locations in Texas County have access to COVID-19 vaccine.
Texas County Memorial Hospital will start administering Monoclonal Antibody (mAB) infusions on Wednesday, Sept. 15.