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TITUS COUNTY COVID-19 IMPACT - As of 9:30pm 07/30/20

*Disclaimer: All data are provisional and subject to change. This number for RECOVERIES is an estimate based on several assumptions related to hospitalization rates and recovery times. Source: Texas Heath and Human Services.

CASES*

1,289

DEATHS

13

RECOVERIES

867

  1. COVID-19 UPDATE | 07/10/2020 |

    UNDERSTANDING TERMS USED TO REPORT COVID-19 CASES - The daily graph BELOW from the Texas Department of State Health Services shows that the cumulative number of positive cases in Texas continues to rise. Here are some important clarifications: Read on...
  2. EXECUTIVE ORDER GA 29 FROM GOV. ABBOTT | 07/02/20 |

    Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases, with few exceptions. The Governor also issued a proclamation... Read on...
  3. A LETTER TO BUSINESSES, RESTAURANTS & RETAILERS...

    We continue to see a steady rise in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Titus County/Mount Pleasant community. As a result, we ask for your immediate cooperation to help stop the spread of the virus and to avoid more stringent requirements... Read on...
  4. COVID-19 UPDATE | 06/30/2020 |

    Titus County, City of Mt Pleasant and the COVID-19 leadership team have met daily since mid-March to monitor the impact in our community. At this time, the team strongly encourages residents and visitors to wear face coverings when in public settings. Read on...
  5. COVID-19 UPDATE FROM GOVENOR GREG ABBOTT | 06/25/2020 |

    Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the State of Texas will pause any further phases to open Texas as the state responds to the recent increase in positive COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Read on...
  6. FREE COVID-19 TESTING AT CIVIC CENTER | 06/24/20 |

    FREE WALK UP TESTING No Registration or Symptoms Required DATES: JUNE 28 & 29 TIME: 9 A.M. – 4 P.M. LOCATION: Mt. Pleasant Civic Center More Information: TXCOVIDTEST.ORG OR CALL 512.883.2400 Read on...
  7. COVID-19 UPDATE | 06/09/2020 |

    As Texas re-opens, please remember to take every precaution to protect yourself and family and to slow down the spread of the virus. During the past five days, positive cases and the hospitalization rate throughout Texas has increased. Read on...
  8. QUESTIONS ABOUT COVID-19 TESTING | 06/02/20 |

    With the State offering free drive-thru COVID-19 test this week, there have been questions regarding how to decide if you should get a test, and what to do after the test. Read on...
  9. COVID-19 UPDATE | 6/1/2020 |

    Free Drive-Thru Testing, with or without symptoms, June 3-4-5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mt. Pleasant Civic Center. To register: TXCOVIDTEST.ORG, 512-883-2400. Appointments will be accepted, beginning June 2 at 9 a.m. Read on...
  10. MAYOR’S MESSAGE MEMORIAL DAY 2020 | 05/23/20 |

    Memorial Day 2020 means more than ever, as we remember those who have sacrificed for us, and also face the COVID-19 pandemic. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of now, two, in Titus County who have passed because of this terrible disease. Read on...
  11. CELEBRATE SAFELY | 05/22/20 |

    COVID-19 is still spreading throughout Titus County and Northeast Texas. Protect yourself by washing your hands often and social distancing. That means don’t mix households, limit gatherings to 10 or less, stay outside when possible, and wear masks. Read on...
  12. A MESSAGE FROM MAYOR TRACY CRAIG, Sr. | 05/12/20 |

    With great sorrow, I share with you that Titus County has lost its first resident to COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time, and our commitment to do whatever is possible at the City level to stop the spread. Read on...
  13. COVID-19 UPDATE | 5/8/2020 |

    As we go through the phased opening of many local businesses including salons, barbershops and in-dining service of restaurants, it remains important to work together to stop the spread of the coronavirus. As of today, May 8, cases are increasing. Read on...
  14. MOBILE COVID-19 TESTING | 05/04/20 |

    Free mobile COVID-19 testing will be available at the Mt. Pleasant Civic Center on Saturday, May 9, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. You must first register and be screened for multiple symptoms of COVID-19. Read on...
  15. OPEN TEXAS GOES INTO EFFECT | 04/30/20 |

    Tonight at 12:01 A.M. Phase 1 of Open Texas Goes into Effect. Under the Governor’s Executive Order, which supersedes any county or local orders: Retail stores, restaurants, movie theaters, and malls may open at 25% capacity of their listed occupancy. Read on...
  16. GOVERNOR ABBOTT'S MESSAGE | 04/27/20 |

    Today Governor Abbott announced the State’s ongoing plan to safely open Texas while minimizing the spread of COVID-19. The Governor’s announcement was accompanied by a detailed report, Texans Helping Texans: Read on...
  17. MOBILE COVID-19 TESTING | 04/26/20 |

    Free Mobile COVID-19 testing will be available at the Mt. Pleasant Civic Center on Tuesday, April 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. You must first register and be screened for multiple symptoms of COVID-19... Read on...
  18. GOVERNOR ABBOTT'S MESSAGE | 04/21/20 |

    During his press conference today, Governor Abbott stated that there are nearly 500,000 job openings in Texas and referenced this site for starting your search... Read on...
  19. HAND SANITIZER | 04/20/20 |

    City/County to provide free hand sanitizer to individuals & retailers, available while supplies last. Read on...
  20. LOCAL DISASTER DECLARATION EXPANDED | 04/20/20 |

    While the number of COVID-19 positive cases in Titus County is low compared to other regions, they ARE increasing. To slow the spread, County Judge Brian Lee will amend the current Local State of Disaster Declaration for the county on Monday, April 20. Read on...
  21. COVID-19 HOMETOWN HEROES | 04/13/20 |

    Even in the best of times, First Responders are prepared for the worst. So it’s no surprise how our Mount Pleasant Police Department, Fire Department and EMTs are serving the local community during this global pandemic. Read on...
  22. FROM YOUR CITY COUNCIL | 04/09/20 |

    We thank every resident and each business in Mount Pleasant for doing your part to flatten the curve in our hometown during this global pandemic. We are truly experiencing a time of sacrifice personally, professionally and economically that is... Read on...
  23. SOCIAL DISTANCING AT HOME | 04/08/20 |

    Social distancing orders prohibiting gatherings of 10+ apply to your home as well as public places (even during the Easter Holiday weekend). Gatherings of 10+ are a Class B Misdemeanor and subject to a $1,000 fine or 180 days in jail. Read on...
  24. SHOWING SUPPORT FOR OUR COMMUNITY | 04/07/20 |

    Beginning tomorrow at 2 p.m., the 1897 Titus County bell in Downtown Mount Pleasant Bell Tower will ring to call residents "together" for prayer or reflection on behalf of our healthcare workers and first responders on the frontline of COVID-19. Read on...
  25. WEAR A MASK WHEN YOU LEAVE HOME | 04/07/20 |

    The CDC is strongly encouraging you to wear a mask anytime you leave your home. If you have not been able to obtain surgical masks or N95 masks for yourself and your family, the CDC is recommends the use of cloth face coverings. Read on...
  26. HOW YOU CAN HELP PROTECT OUR FRONT LINE | 04/04/26 |

    Titus Regional Medical Center is accepting donated face masks to supplement the shortage of supplies for our healthcare workers and First Responders. This is a great STAY HOME, STAY SAFE project for your household. Read on...
  27. COVID-19 HOMETOWN HEROES | 04/03/20 |

    Heroic efforts are being made by Titus County school boards, administrators, faculty and staff to keep students learning, fed and feeling connected to their schools here at home during a global incident. Read on...
  28. DECLARATION DO'S AND DON'TS | 04/04/20 |

    Titus County Judge expanded the current Local State of Disaster Declaration for the county, which covers Mount Pleasant. The declaration took effect Thursday, April 2. It will be in effect until further notice. Here is an explanation for what you CAN do. Read on...
  29. LOCAL DISASTER DECLARATION EXPANDED | 04/01/20 |

    Titus County Judge Brian Lee today expanded the current Local State of Disaster Declaration for the county, which covers all cities including Mount Pleasant. The declaration includes additional measures that take effect 12:01 a.m., Thursday, April 2. Read on...
  30. PREVENTING COVID-19 | 03/31/20 |

    You must assume that the COVID-19 virus is already in our community. Yet we continue to see groups of people gathering around town. THIS MUST STOP, TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS. Please practice social distancing. Read on...
  31. SCAM ALERT | 03/30/20 |

    Do not give out your PayPal account information, Social Security number, bank account number or anything else if someone claims such information is essential to sign you up for a stimulus check relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
  32. THE CARES ACT EXPLAINED | 03/29/20 |

    Provides direct help to Texans: Allots $1,200 checks to each taxpayer making less than $75,000 annually ($2,400 for a couple making less than $150,000 annually), plus $500 per child... Read on...
  33. COVID-19 UPDATE | 03/29/20 |

    The Countywide Emergency Management Team continues to hold daily conference calls to share important information. Here’s what you need to know... Read on...
  34. DISASTER DECLARATION RENEWED | 03/27/20 |

    City Council renewed and continued the Declaration of Local Disaster and Public Health Emergency related to COVID-19 last night during an emergency meeting. The declaration will remain in effect until terminated by a vote of the City council. Read on...
  35. CITY'S WATER SUPPLY IS PLENTIFUL | 03/26/20 |

    During these challenging times, you can take confidence in the City of Mount Pleasant’s water supply and the nation’s supply chain... Read on...
  36. COVID-19 SYMPTOMS SELF CHECK | 03/26/20 |

    The CDC has provided an online COVID-19 Symptoms Self Check tool. The purpose of the Coronavirus Self-Checker is to help you make decisions about seeking appropriate medical care. Read on...
  37. FLUSHABLE WIPES PROBLEMS | 03/25/20 |

    Due to UNNECESSARY HOARD-BUYING and the temporary shortage of toilet paper, there has been an increase in the sale of flushable wipes and other alternative paper products. But these wipes are not really flushable and create problems with the sewer sys... Read on...
  38. DRIVER LICENSES EXTENSION | 03/24/20 |

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is extending the expiration of a Texas I.D. card, driver license, commercial driver license, commercial license permit or election identification certificate... Read on...
  39. MESSAGE FROM TITUS COUNTY JUDGE BRIAN LEE | 03/22/20 |

    We are all living in a very different reality in the midst of a global pandemic. This is something every citizen and business in Titus County must take seriously. An Emergency Response team consisting of leaders throughout the county including... Read on...
  40. PUBLIC HEATH DISASTER DECLARATIONS | 03/19/20 |

    Texas officials have issued a statewide public health disaster declaration, in the latest effort to combat the spread of COVID-19. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott made the announcement at the Capitol today. Read on...
  41. LIBRARY CLOSED | 03/17/20 |

    The Public Library will be closed until further notice in response to updated Federal guidelines to help mitigate the spread of the Novel Coronavirus. The library will offer an alternative “curbside” pick-up service to make every effort to... Read on...
  42. UPDATE ON USE OF FACILITIES | 03/14/20 |

    The City has issued an update on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on city facilities following the declaration of a national state of emergency by President Trump and a state of disaster for Texas by Governor Abbott. Learn More...
  43. LIBRARY PROGRAMS CANCELLED | 03/13/20 |

    UPDATE ON NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): LIBRARY PROGRAMS CANCELLED. The City of Mount Pleasant has cancelled all programs and activities at the Mount Pleasant Public Library through April 30. At this time, the library remains open. Read on...

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