The health district announced positive tests for a woman in her 70s, two people in their 20s, three people in their 30s and four people in their 40s.
And because of the virus, many organizations that provide homeless people service are having to modify their operations to reduce spread.
Construction of the terminal was supposed to begin this year, but the cruise line now wants to delay until 2021 as coronavirus shuts down the industry.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Medicaid renewal applications will automatically be renewed, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced Saturday.
The Sealy & Smith Foundation has awarded $1 million to the University of Texas Medical Branch to buy critical supplies and equipment and expand capacity to care for patients in the midst of the hospital’s coronavirus response.
It's unclear whether the number of positive cases in the county is high because the number of people who are infected is high or because local testing has been more focused on people who are showing serious signs of infection.
A disproportionate number of first responders are being infected with COVID-19, according to the Galveston County Health District.