Texas Governor Greg Abbott will be issuing a new executive order on Thursday, requiring people from the New York tri-state area and the city of New Orleans into a mandatory quarantine for 14 days or until the end of their visit in the state.
Temperature screening will be implemented beginning Thursday morning, March 26, 2020, for all employees and citizens doing essential business at the Lubbock County Courthouse and the Lubbock County Annex Building located at 916 Main Street.
In a statement released to a Levelland radio station, the county judge for Hockley County said there is a possibility a March basketball tournament could have contributed to the spread of COVID-19 in the region.
Canine Companions for Independence have found a way to take everyone’s minds off things for a moment on National Puppy Day with their live Puppy Cam, featuring a litter of five-week-old future assistance dogs.
South Plains schools are canceling events, suspending classes, and setting up remote instruction programs in reaction to concerns over Coronavirus. Here’s a list of schools that have announced changes so far.
"Given the current situation involving the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on our communities, we have now made a decision that our North American resorts and retail stores will remain closed for the 2019-20 winter ski season."