Erath County now has 36 positive cases of the coronavirus with 19 active cases and one recent hospitalization that was announced on Wednesday, June 10.


According to a news release from health officials regarding the hospitalized patient, the patient is not on a ventilator at this time.


Ten of the 19 active cases are residents of Stephenville, officials said.


“We gotta hang in there. We gotta keep going,” said Erath County Judge Alfonso Campos. “Take the precautions because I wouldn’t be surprised if those cases keep increasing.”