The Ellis County Local Health Authority of five additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 and five recoveries.

This increases the countywide total to 286 cases of COVID-19, including 210 recoveries.

According to a news release, “These six additional cases of COVID-19 include a 25 year-old male and 63 year-old male of Ennis, 32 year-old female and 57 year-old male of Midlothian, and a 63 year-old female of Red Oak.”

Additioanlly, DSHS has reported 3,661 tests administered in Ellis County. These updates can be found on their website at