Bowie County reports 47 total COVID-19 deaths

Bowie County

TEXAKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reported a total of 47 COVID-19 deaths since the pandemic began.

According to the emergency operations center, there have been 779 total coronavirus cases since the pandemic began with 323 recoveries. The emergency operations center says there are 409 active cases being traced in the county.

Anyone who has tested positive or any healthcare provider that conducts such testing should notify the local health authority at 903-255-5560.

The free testing at the Bowie-Texarkana Health Department is still ongoing through Saturday, Aug. 15. The hours of operation are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 902 West 12th Street in Texarkana. Register at or onsite. No symptoms are required. Call 903-255-5560 for any questions.

902 W. 12th Street Texarkana, TX 75501 Monday through Saturday, August 10th-August 15th from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Register at  or on-site. No symptoms required. Call 903-255-5560 for questions about testing.

Here is a breakdown of all coronavirus cases in the county since the pandemic began:

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Bowie County 8/11/2020
Total Cases in Bowie County 779
Ages (Bowie County Cases)
0-18 87
19-29 121
30-39 118
40-49 119
50-59 116
60-69 88
70-79 75
80+ 55
-Gender (Bowie County Cases)
Male 338
Female 441

Nearby Cass County reports 176 cases since the pandemic began with 69 active cases. There have been 99 recoveries and eight deaths.

For the latest local information and updates on the coronavirus, visit or call 903-255-5560.