The Walker County Office of Emergency Management reported that as of Wednesday, September 23rd, yesterday, there were among regular county residents 921 active cases of coronavirus, with 1,253 recovered and 13 deaths. Nine new community cases were reported as of September 22nd.
Among TDCJ offenders in the county, there were 15 active cases reported, with 1,994 recovered and 31 deaths.
Among TDCJ employees in the county, there were 89 active cases reported with 364 recovered.
The free coronavirus drive-though program is underway at 125 Medical Park Lane in Huntsville. The hours are now Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 PM, and Saturday 8 AM to Noon and Sunday 4 to 8 PM. Appointments are no longer required, and results are returned in 3 to 5 days.