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Posted on: June 16, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 11 Recoveries & 11 Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County


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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

“11 Recoveries & 11 Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County”

June 16, 2020 - The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has notified the Ellis County Local Health Authority of eleven additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 and eleven recoveries. This increases the countywide total to 487 cases of COVID-19, including 355 recoveries.

 These additional cases of COVID-19 include:


  • 61 year-old female


  • 46 year-old male

Glenn Heights-

  • 23 year-old female


  • 50 year-old female and 54 year-old male of the same household

Red Oak-

  • 55 year-old male


  • 21 year-old male

  • 27 year-old female

  • 30 year-old male

  • 32 year-old male

  • 43 year-old female

As of today, DSHS has reported 7,367 tests administered in Ellis County. These updates can be found on their website at .

Todd Little,

Ellis County Judge & Emergency Management Director

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