The new projections estimate the virus might kill about 0.4 percent of symptomatic people — a considerable drop from some initial estimates that the virus might kill as many as 1.5 percent.
Hospitals are starting to see upticks in emergency room patients, but not at pre-COVID-19 levels and doctors are worried about people not getting the attention they need for fear of contracting the virus.
At this time, the DPS driver license offices' services are limited to first-time applicants for a driver license, commercial driver license, learner permit or identification card, as well as those in need of taking a driving test
At the Galveston County Food Bank, everyone is essential when it comes to ending hunger in the community. This attitude truly epitomizes the hearts and souls of the dedicated men and women who work or volunteer at the food bank, 624 Fourth Ave. N in Texas City.
People who usually require assistance to evacuate or shelter during a hurricane need to be aware of some changes to the normal procedures.
Preparing to evacuate a hospital when a hurricane is headed toward Galveston County is a daunting task – potentially amplified this hurricane season by the presence of COVID-19.