Numbers on this last week of 2021 seem to be a mixed bag, overall cases are up, but ICU patients are down, Texas Trauma Service Area F (see charts below) which includes Texarkana, New Boston, and Paris, have a reported 46 people hospitalized, up a bit from our last report two weeks ago at 40, 11 of those in ICU, 2 on ventilators, and still 0 pediatric cases in our area.

Here are your latest COVID-19 numbers for Texarkana and the immediate surrounding area. Stay healthy my friends.

Bowie County

New Cases: 13
Probable Cases: 8
Total All-Time Cases: 8000
Total Deaths: 351

Fully Vaccinated age 12 - 64: 43%
Fully Vaccinated age 65 and older: 65%

Cass County

New Cases: 8
Probable Cases: 1
Total All-Time Cases: 2899
Total Deaths: 162

Fully Vaccinated age 12 - 64: 35%
County Fully Vaccinated age 65 and older: 58%

State of Texas

Age 12 and over % Fully Vaccinated: 61%
Age 65 and over % Fully Vaccinated: 83%

Miller County

Active Cases: 75
Total All-Time Cases: 6854
Total Deaths: 152

Partially Vaccinated: 5.0%
Fully Vaccinated: 15.0%

Little River County

Active Cases: 23
Total All-Time Cases: 2173
Total Deaths: 84

Partially Vaccinated: 6.6%
Fully Vaccinated: 30.9%

State of Arkansas

Partially Vaccinated ages 12 and up: 12.4%
Fully Vaccinated ages 12 and up: 52.8%

Vaccine Updates

Texas State Data
Arkansas State Data [NEW]

Free COVID-19 testing is available at 902 W. 12th Street in Texarkana, Texas from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday. To make an appointment visit or call 877-862-4647.

Texarkana Area Chart Updates: (Open the images in a new browser to see them larger)

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