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Posted on: April 10, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 71 Total Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County


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COVID-19 Hotline Information

A DSHS COVID-19 Call Center was established and an email box created to receive incoming questions from the general public.


DSHS COVID-19 Call Center: 1-877-570-9779

Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday – Friday

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“71 Total Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County

April 10, 2020 – The Ellis County Local Health Authority has confirmed 8 additional cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County. This increases the countywide total to 71 cases of COVID-19.

As of this evening, there is one additional confirmed positive in Ennis, two in Midlothian, two in Red Oak, and three in Waxahachie.

COVID-19 Update-4-10

Easter Sunday is upon us, and we ask Ellis County residents to remain vigilant and cautious to stop the spread of COVID-19 in true Texan fashion.

Ellis County is currently under a “Stay Home, Stay Safe” that will expire on 11:59 p.m. on April 30, 2020.

For more information and a full outline of the order please visit

Todd Little, Ellis County Judge & Emergency Management Director

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