On June 9, 2020, the City of Big Spring and Howard County officials were notified of two new positive test results for COVID-19. A 74-year-old male and a 31-year-old female. The individuals are isolating at home and are currently exhibiting mild symptoms. Both new cases have been determined to be community spread.
This is the 14th and 15th cases of COVID-19 in Big Spring/Howard County. Local officials continue to ask all members of the community to remain cautious and continue to take proper precautions against the spread of respiratory illness. COVID-19 remains a major concern in our community and we urge citizens to wash their hands, wear a mask, social distance and avoid travel when possible.