COVID-19: Two cases in JWC take total reported to 262

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal

Two new COVID-19 positive case numbers, 261 and 262, were confirmed by Jim Wells County officials Friday evening.

The new cases are a man in his 30’s and a man in his 20’s. Both cases are from the 78332 zip code.

According to Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, there are 131 recovered cases and 131 active cases.

County and city officials continue to urge everyone to follow CDC guidelines and continue to use face masks, social distance and stay at home if possible.