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New numbers released by Jasper County Judge Mark Allen show that Coronavirus cases are quickly climbing here, while more deaths due to the illness have been recorded in Jasper and Newton Counties.

As of Monday, Jasper County had 59 active cases, which is up dramatically from just 12 on November 9th.

Meanwhile, Jasper County is now up to 35 deaths as of Monday, while Newton County has now recorded 16 deaths.

Jasper County Coronavirus Numbers as of Mon, Nov 23rd, 2020:

Active cases – 59

Recoveries – 868

Total positive cases - 962

Deaths – 35

Jasper County town-by-town as of Mon, Nov 23rd, 2020:

Brookeland – 1

Jasper – 23

Kirbyville – 4

Buna – 18

Evadale - 8

Newton County Coronavirus Numbers as of Thu, Nov 20th, 2020:

Active cases – 2

Recoveries – 177

Total positive cases - 195

Deaths – 16

Sabine County Coronavirus Numbers as of Thu, Nov 20th, 2020:

Active cases – 6

Recoveries – 105

Total positive cases - 121

Deaths – 10

Tyler County Coronavirus Numbers as of Thu, Nov 20th, 2020:

Active cases – 14

Recoveries – 277

Total positive cases - 295

Deaths – 6

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