According to the case line list provided by THT for July 30, today’s report includes a total of 2,223 recoveries of COVID-19 in Ellis County. Additionally, there have been a total of 2,344 reported positive cases in Ellis County including 99 active cases (95 confirmed and 4 probable).


In a news release, Ellis County Judge & Emergency Management Director Todd Little state, "It is with a heavy heart that we report the loss of life of a 54-year old male resident of the City of Waxahachie due to COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of those who have experienced loss during these challenging times."


According to the Texas Department of State Health Services Dashboard, there have been 20,141 tests administered in Ellis County.


Comparison between DSHS Dashboard and THT:


DSHS Dashboard Data 7/30


Total positive cases: 2,407


Active Cases: 109


Recoveries: 2,245


Deaths: 33


THT Case Line List 7/30


Total positive cases: 2,344


Active cases: 99


Recoveries: 2,223


Deaths: 22