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The Paris-Lamar County Health District, 400 W. Sherman St., offers a wide variety of public health services to the people of Lamar County

Paris/Lamar County Health District is reporting one new case of COVID-19, a 61-year old female. Today's report brings the total number of coronavirus cases in the county to 126 with a total of nine deaths.

Of the reported cases, seven are travel related and 119 are community spread. Thirty-three confirmed cases have recovered, according to health district director Gina Prestridge.

A breakdown of cases follows:

  • 10-19 2 male, 1 female;
  • 20-29- 2 male, 9 females;
  • 30-39- 9 males, 8 females;
  • 40-49 4 male, 14 females;
  • 50-59 7 males, 9 females;
  • 60-69 14 males, 20 females;
  • 70-79 5 males, 11 females; and 
  • 80 plus 6 males, 5 females.

Mary Madewell is a staff writer for The Paris News. She can be reached at 903-785-6976 or at mary.madewell@theparisnews.com.

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