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On Anderson County Confirmed Cases Recovered Active Deaths
August 20, 2020 679 273 395 11

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

August 20, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twelve (12) new confirmed cases in Anderson County. There are currently two hundred and seventy-three (273) reported recovered cases and there have been eleven (11) deaths, so we currently have three hundred ninety-five (395) active cases in Anderson County.

August 18, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twelve (12) new confirmed cases in Anderson County. There are currently two hundred and sixty-one (261) reported recovered cases and there have been eleven (11) deaths, so we currently have three hundred ninety-two (392) active cases in Anderson County.

August 17, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of ten (10) new confirmed cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notification over the weekend of four (4)  more deaths There are currently two hundred and fifty-nine (259) reported recovered cases and there have been eleven (11) deaths, so we currently have three hundred eighty-three (383) active cases in Anderson County.

August 13, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of two (2) new confirmed cases, for a total of five hundred and ninety-two (592) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently two hundred and forty-nine (249) reported recovered cases and there have been seven (7) deaths, so we currently have three hundred seventy-three (373) active cases in Anderson County.

August 12, 2020-Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eight (8) new confirmed cases, for a total of five hundred and ninety (590) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notice of one more death. There are currently two hundred and four (204) reported recovered cases and there have been seven (7) deaths, so we currently have three hundred seventy-nine (379) active cases in Anderson County.

August 11, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of ten (10) new confirmed cases, for a total of five hundred and eighty-two (582) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases and there have been six (6) deaths, so we currently have three hundred seventy-seven (377) active cases in Anderson County.

August 10, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of fourteen (14) new confirmed cases over the weekend, for a total of five hundred and seventy-three (573) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases and there have been six (6) deaths, so we currently have three hundred sixty-eight (368) active cases in Anderson County.

August 7, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty-four (24) new confirmed cases, for a total of five hundred and fifty-nine (559) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases and there have been six (6) deaths, so we currently have three hundred fifty-four (354) active cases in Anderson County.

August 6, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification of twenty-five (25) new confirmed cases for a total of five hundred thirty-five (535) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notification of the sixth (6th) death due to COVID-19. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases, so we currently have three hundred and thirty-one (331) active cases in Anderson County.

August 5, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification of three (3) new confirmed cases for a total of five hundred ten (510) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notification of the fifth (5th) death due to COVID-19. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases, so we currently have three hundred and six (306) active cases in Anderson County.

August 4, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty-six (26) new confirmed cases, for a total of five hundred and seven (507) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and ninety-nine (199) reported recovered cases and there have been four (4) deaths, so we currently have three hundred and four (304) active cases in Anderson County.

August 3, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification of twenty-two (22) new confirmed cases since last Friday for a total of four hundred eighty-one (481) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notification of the fourth (4) death due to COVID-19. There are currently one hundred and eighty-four (184) reported recovered cases, so we currently have two hundred and ninety-three (293) active cases in Anderson County.

July 31, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twelve (12) new confirmed cases, for a total of four hundred and fifty-nine (459) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and eighty-four (184) reported recovered cases and there have been three (3) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and seventy-two (272) active cases in Anderson County.

July 30, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty-six (26) new confirmed cases for a total of four hundred forty-eight (448) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received notification of the third death due to COVID-19. There are currently one hundred and eighty-four (184) reported recovered cases, so we currently have two hundred and sixty-one (261) active cases in Anderson County.

July 29, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of four (4) new confirmed cases for a total of four hundred twenty-two (422) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and eighty-four (184) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and thirty-six (236) active cases in Anderson County.

July 28, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eight (8) new confirmed cases for a total of four hundred eighteen (418) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and eighty-four (184) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and thirty-two (232) active cases in Anderson County.

July 27, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case; over the weekend, we had fifteen (15) new confirmed cases for a total of four hundred eleven (411) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and seventy-seven (177) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and thirty-two(232) active cases in Anderson County.

July 24, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eleven (11) new confirmed cases, for a total of three hundred and ninety-five (395) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and seventy-seven (177) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and seventeen (217) active cases in Anderson County.

July 23, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty-three (23) new confirmed cases, for a total of three hundred and eighty-four (384) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and thirty-eight (138) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and forty-four (244) active cases in Anderson County.

July 22, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of thirteen (13) new confirmed cases, for a total of three hundred and sixty-one (361) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and thirty-eight (138) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and twenty-one (221) active cases in Anderson County.

July 21, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twelve (12) new confirmed cases, for a total of three hundred and forty-eight (348) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and thirty-five (135) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and eleven (211) active cases in Anderson County.

July 20, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of seven (7) new confirmed cases, and there were sixteen (16) new cases over the weekend for a total of three hundred and thirty-six (336) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently one hundred and twenty-three (123) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and eleven (211) active cases in Anderson County.

July 17, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of eleven (11) new confirmed cases for a total of three hundred and thirteen (313) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-six (96) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and fifteen (215) active cases in Anderson County.

July 16, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of thirty-nine (39) new confirmed cases for a total of three hundred and two (302) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-six (96) reported recovered cases and there have been two (2) deaths, so we currently have two hundred and four (204) active cases in Anderson County.

July 15, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of six (6) new confirmed cases for a total of two hundred and sixty-three (263) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-six (96) reported recovered cases Judge Johnston also received notice of the second death, so we currently have one hundred sixty-five (165) active cases in Anderson County.

July 14, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty (20) new confirmed cases for a total of two hundred and fifty-seven (257) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-five (95) reported recovered cases and one death, so we currently have one hundred and sixty-one (161) active cases in Anderson County.

July 13, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of thirty (30) new confirmed cases for a total of two hundred and thirty-seven (237) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-five (95) reported recovered cases and one death, so we currently have one hundred and forty-one (141) active cases in Anderson County.

July 8, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twenty-six (26) new confirmed cases for a total of two hundred and seven (207) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-five (95) reported recovered cases and one death, so we currently have one hundred and eleven (111) active cases in Anderson County.

July 7, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of sixteen (16) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and eighty-one (181) positive cases in Anderson County. Judge Johnston also received today notification of the first death due to COVID-19.  We are currently ninety-five (95) reported recovered cases, so we currently have eighty-five (85) active cases in Anderson County.

July 6, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of one (1) new confirmed case, and six (6) new cases were reported over the weekend for a total of one hundred and sixty-five (165) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have seventy-one (71) active cases in Anderson County.

July 3, 2020 - Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of twelve (12) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and fifty-eight (158) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have sixty-four (64) active cases in Anderson County.

July 2, 2020 - Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of five (5) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and forty-six (146) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have fifty-two (52) active cases in Anderson County.

July 1, 2020- Judge Robert Johnston has received notification today of six (6) new confirmed cases for a total of one hundred and forty-one (141) positive cases in Anderson County. There are currently ninety-four (94) reported recovered cases, so we currently have forty-seven (47) active cases in Anderson County.

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 ten (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 seven (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 2:00 p.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 2:00 p.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 2:15 p.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 to exposure in a workplace, and three are currently under review with NetHealth as to the cause of exposure.

April 18, 2020- As of 2:35 p.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 to 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 3:45 p.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 the 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 1:53 p.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 the workplace. We do not have any cases classified as community spread.

April 10, 2020 - As of 1:50 p.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 4:00 p.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 1:50 p.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 6:40 p.m. today, Anderson County has not received notification of any new confirmed cases.  Anderson County currently only has one confirmed case this is currently in home isolation under the care of a physician.

March 31, 2020  - As of 1:25 p.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 6:00 p.m. we still do not have any known confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Palestine or Anderson County.

March 26, 2020 - As of 11:57 a.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.