Jim Wells County Judge Juan Rodriguez confirmed Sunday evening that the county has their first positive coronavirus (COVID-19) case.


According to Rodriguez, the woman is between 20 - 25 and is quarantined and isolated.


Reports and trusted sources have confirmed that the woman is from Orange Grove.


Due to protocols from the Texas Department of State Health Services, Judge Rodriguez was limited on the information that he could provide.


Judge Rodriguez stresses to every citizen to continue to follow CDC and Texas Department Emergency Management recommendations rules and recommendation as well local orders.


Please remember to continue to use social distancing and good hygiene practices.


This is a developing story.