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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

The Paris-Lamar County Health Department is reporting six additional Covid-19 cases today, bringing the county total to 244 confirmed cases since the department began reporting in March.

Today's cases involve a 25-year-old female, 27-year-old male, 37-year-old male, 40-year-old female, 62-year-old male and a 67-year-old male, according  to health district director Gina Prestridge.

There have been 13 total Covid-19 deaths, nine are associated with Paris Healthcare Center , one death associated with Stillhouse Rehabilitation and three deaths are unrelated.

Lamar County has 244 confirmed COVID19 cases, including seven travel related and 237 community spread.

As of today, 125 positives have recovered with 106 still under quarantine, according to Prestridge.

Here's the breakdown by age and sex:

0-9: 2 males

10-19: 3 males, 5 females

20-29: 17 males, 28 females

30-39: 21 males, 27 females

40-49: 9 males, 21 females

50-59: 20 males, 20 females

60-69: 17 males, 23 females

70-79 7 males 13 females

80 + 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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