Panola County reports COVID-19 related death in nursing home


PANOLA COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – Panola County Judge LeeAnn Jones gave a COVID-19 case update on Monday including additional cases and a death.

The number of cases has increased by five with two of those being residents in a local nursing home. That brings the cumulative case count to 194. Judge Jones also announced the death of a nursing home resident bringing the total to 22.

Of the 22 deaths in Panola County, seven of them are from the Briarcliff Nursing Home in Carthage.

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