According to the case line list provided by Texas Health Trace (THT) for Sept. 10, a total of 3,780 recoveries have been reported in Ellis County.


There have been a total of 3,920 reported positive COVID-19 cases in Ellis County, including 102. This includes 12 probable and 90 confirmed active cases.


According to a news release, Ellis County Judge Todd Little stated, "It is with a heavy heart that we report an additional loss of life due to COVID-19. Today’s report from THT includes the loss of life of an 81 year-old female resident of Waxahachie. I ask that you join us in keeping the families who have experienced loss due to this virus in your thoughts and prayers. Every reported case represents a member of our community."


According to the THT report received from the State, Ellis County currently has experienced a total of 38 deaths due to the virus. As of today, the DSHS interactive dashboard is reporting there are 61 COVID-19 related deaths in Ellis County.


There is a discrepancy in the number of deaths reported due to COVID-19, between the two reports.


Below is a comparison between DSHS Dashboard and THT:


DSHS Dashboard Data 9/10


Total Positive Cases: 3,971


Active Cases: 96


Recoveries: 3,837


Deaths: 61


THT Case Line List 9/10


Total Positive Cases: 3,920


Active Cases: 102


Recoveries: 3,780


Deaths: 38