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June 30, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of ten (10) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and thirty five (135) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty one (41) active cases in Anderson County.

June 29, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eight (8) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and twenty five (125) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty one (31) active cases in Anderson County.

June 25, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three (3) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and seventeen (117) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty-three (23) active cases in Anderson County.

June 24, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of four (4) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and fourteen (114) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty (20) active cases in Anderson County.

June 23, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case for a total of one hundred and diez (110) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have sixteen (16) active cases in Anderson County.

June 18, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three (3) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and siete (107) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently seventy-nine (79) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty eight (28) active cases in Anderson County.

June 16, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case for a total of one hundred and three (103) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently sixty-six (66) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-seven (37) active cases in Anderson County.

June 11, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eight (8) new confirmed case(s) for a total of one hundred and two (102) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently sixty-six (66) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-six (36) active cases in Anderson County.

June 3, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of seven (7) new confirmed case(s) for a total of eighty-five (85) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently forty-six (46) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-nine (39) active cases in Anderson County.

June 2, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three (3) new confirmed case(s) for a total of seventy-eight (78) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently forty-six (46) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-three (33) active cases in Anderson County.

June 1, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three (3) new confirmed case(s) for a total of seventy-five (75) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently forty-four (44) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-one (31) active cases in Anderson County.

May 28, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of six (6) new confirmed case(s) for a total of seventy-two (72) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently thirty-three (33) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-nine (39) active cases in Anderson County.

May 22, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed case(s) for a total of sixty-six (66) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently twelve (12) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fifty-four(54) active cases in Anderson County.

May 21, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case(s) for a total of sixty-four (64) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently twelve (12) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fifty-two (52) active cases in Anderson County.

May 20, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed case for a total of sixty-three (63) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently twelve(12) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fifty-one (51) active cases in Anderson County.

May 19, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case for a total of sixty-one (61) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently twelve (12) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-nine (49) active cases in Anderson County.

May 18, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of six (6) new confirmed cases for a total of sixty (60) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fifty-one (51) active cases in Anderson County.

May 15, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed cases for a total of fifty-four (54) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-five (45) active cases in Anderson County.

May 14, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed cases for a total of fifty-two (52) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-three (43) active cases in Anderson County. 

May 13, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed cases for a total of fifty-one (51) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-two (42) active cases in Anderson County. 

May 11, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed cases for a total of fifty (50) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-one (41) active cases in Anderson County. 

May 09, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed cases for a total of forty-eight (48) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-nine (39) active cases in Anderson County.

May 08, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of five (5) new confirmed cases for a total of forty-six (46) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-seven (37) active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

May 07, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of 1 new confirmed case for a total of forty-one (41) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-two (32) active cases in Anderson County.

May 06, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of 2 new confirmed cases for a total of Forty (40) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently nine (9) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-one (31) active cases in Anderson County.

May 05, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of four new confirmed cases for a total of thirty-eight (38) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently four (4) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty-four (34) active cases in Anderson County. 

May 04, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two new confirmed cases for a total of thirty-four (34) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently four (4) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty (30) active cases in Anderson County. 

May 01, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two new confirmed cases for a total of thirty (32) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have thirty (30) active cases in Anderson County. 

April 29, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three new confirmed cases for a total of twenty-nine (29) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty-seven (27) active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

April 28, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of three new confirmed cases for a total of twenty-six (26) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty-four (24) active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

April 27, 2020 Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of four new confirmed cases for a total of twenty-three (23) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have twenty-one (21) active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

April 25, 2020 Late today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of one new confirmed COVID-19 case for a total of nineteen (19) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have seventeen active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas. https://www.nethealthcovid19.org/…/confirmed-cases-of-covid…

April 24, 2020 As of 2:00p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of two new confirmed COVID-19 cases for a total of eighteen (18) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have sixteen active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

April 23, 2020 As of 2:00p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of two new confirmed COVID-19 cases for a total of sixteen (16) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two (2) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fourteen active cases in Anderson County. Please refer to the NetHealth Dashboard below for statistics for COVID-19 in East Texas.

April 20, 2020 As of 2:15p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the ninth and tenth confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County. One of our confirmed cases is now classified as recovered, so we currently have nine active cases in Anderson County that are all in home isolation under the care of a physician. Of the active cases, two is classified as travel-related, five are classified as exposure in a workplace, and three are currently under review with NetHealth as to the cause of exposure.

April 18, 2020 As of 2:35p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the seventh and eighth confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County. One of our confirmed cases is now classified as recovered, so we currently have seven active cases in Anderson County that are all in home isolation under the care of a physician. Of the active cases, one is classified as travel-related, four are classified as exposure in a workplace, and two are currently under review with NetHealth as to the cause of exposure.

April 15, 2020 As of 3:45 p.m. As of 3:45p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the fifth and sixth confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County. The six confirmed cases in Anderson County are in home isolation under the care of a physician. Two cases have been identified as travel-acquired cases, three cases have been identified as exposure in a workplace. At the time of this press release, we are still awaiting additional information on the sixth case from NetHealth.

April 14, 2020 As of 1:53p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the fourth confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County. The four confirmed cases in Anderson County are in home isolation under the care of a physician. Two cases have been identified as travel-acquired cases and the other two cases have been identified as exposure in a workplace. We do not have any cases classified as community spread.

April 10, 2020 - As of 1:50p.m. today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the third confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County.  The three confirmed cases in Anderson County are at home under isolation under the care of a physician.  Two cases are identified as travel-acquired cases and the newest case was acquired at work at a location outside of Anderson County. 

April 9, 2020 - As of 4:00p.m. today, Anderson County has not received notification of any new confirmed cases.  Anderson County currently has two confirmed cases.  Both individuals are in home isolation under the care of a physician.  Both cases are designated as travel-acquired cases.

April 7, 2020 - As of 1:50p.m. today, Anderson County Judge, Robert Johnston received notification of the second confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County.  The two confirmed cases in Anderson County are in home isolation and under the care of a physician.  Both cases are designated as travel-acquired cases.

April 6, 2020  - As of 6:40p.m. today, Anderson County has not received notification of any new confirmed cases.  Anderson Counly currently only has one confirmed case this is currently in home isolation under the care of a physician.

March 31, 2020  - As of 1:25p.m., today, Judge Robert Johnston received notification of the first confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Anderson County.  The individual is currently at home under isolation under the care of a physician.  This was identified as a travel-related case as the individual had recently traveled to an area within the state of Texas that already had positive cases.      

March 30, 2020  - As of 6:00p.m. we still do not have any known confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Palestine or Anderson County.

March 26, 2020 - As of 11:57a.m on March 26, 2020, there are NO confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Palestine or Anderson County.  There have been rumors reported publicly that there is a case tied to the Texas State Railroad but that is not true

March 21, 2020 - In a joint statement from Anderson County Judge Robert Johnston and Palestine Mayor Steve Presley, "There is not any curfew, quarantine, or shelter in place order at this time for Anderson County."

The City of Palestine fully supports and will be abiding by Governor Abbott's executive order and Anderson County Judge Johnston's disaster declaration guidelines.

City Office Closures & Contacting City Staff

We closed ALL of our City offices and buildings to the public beginning at 5:00p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020, through Monday, May 4, 2020, at 7:00a.m.  This time period of closure to the public may be extended if it is determined that it might be in the best interest of our community and citizens to help reduce the potential risk to our community. City staff will still be working throughout the public closure and you may contact us via e-mail, telephone, or social media.  We have installed a doorbell at the front of City Hall if the public need to speak with staff during this closure.

Click here for helpful contact information on how to access City services during our closure to the public.

We are grateful to our healthcare providers at the federal, state, and local level who helped us evaluate these decisions to help protect our community.  Thank you to ALL of those essential workers who continue to work during this pandemic.

For additional information, you can visit https://www.nethealthcovid19.org/blog/post/confirmed-cases-of-covid-19-in-east-texas

For the Texas Case Counts, you can visit the Texas Dept of State Health Services.