The Concho Valley is still reporting new cases of Covid 19. City health officials said 14 persons tested positive for Covid-19 reporting on Thursday. The total positive cases in the county stand at 16,310 with 571 active cases. 19 persons are currently hospitalized with 6 patients in ICU. As their last report 16,624 persons have received the first vaccine with 8,416 having received a second dose. The city stands at 7 point 4 percent positivity rate. They have released 103 cases and contacts of cases since February 22nd.
City Mayor Brenda Gunter and local medical officials are strongly urging everyone to continue to wear a mask that covers their mouth and nose, wash hands frequently, practice social distancing, and don't attend large gatherings, to help stop the spread of Covid-19.