As of Saturday, October 3, Stephens County has moved to the high restriction (stage 4) category of the community health plan. This comes after a week where cases around the county saw a dramatic spike in COVID-19 cases.
The Breckenridge Independent School District confirmed a second student and the first staff member has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus.
The Breckenridge Independent School District announced a Breckenridge High School student has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The announcement came as a notification from Breckenridge Superintendent Bryan Allen on Thursday, August 27.
The Stephens Memorial Hospital District will be able to offer citizens the rapid Co-vid test. The testing will offer citizens a quicker test for the COVID-19 virus.
The Walker-Sayle prison unit is currently on lockdown after a large number of inmates tested positive for the COVID-19 virus.