The Walker County Office of Emergency Management reports that among regular county residents as of, yesterday, Thursday, October 15, there were 760 active cases of coronavirus reported, with1,705 recovered and 14 deaths.
Among TDCJ offenders in the county, there were 15 active cases reported, with 1,978 recovered and 37 deaths.
Among TDCJ employees in the county, there were 82 active cases reported with 379 recovered.
The free coronavirus drive-though program is underway at 125 Medical Park Lane in Huntsville. The hours are 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.