No new COVID-19 cases, six new recoveries reported in Wichita Co.


WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls — Wichita County Public Health District reported no new coronavirus cases on Friday, keeping the county’s current total case number at 87.

Additionally, the Public Health District reported six new recoveries on Friday, bringing the county’s total number of recovered cases to 75.

The active case number in Wichita County stands at 10.

Promise Nursing Home had 34 pending results returned as negative. They now have only one test pending.  

Results are still pending for the following long term care facilities:

  • University Park Nursing Home
  • Texhoma Christian Care
  • Electra Health Care Center

COVID-19 Testing Numbers for Wichita Co.


Isolation Status


Information provided by the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District

Updated Friday, September 18 at 4:32 p.m.

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Hotline hours are 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday to Friday, and noon–2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The Health District would like to remind everyone that coronavirus is now in our community and that the decisions we make now regarding social distancing and following the guidelines set by the CDC will directly impact how quickly our community recovers from this virus.

If anyone has questions and concerns regarding COVID-19 in Wichita County, click below to submit them to the health department via e-mail.

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