Sadly, during this COVID-19 / Corona health crisis, we are seeing an increase in fraudulent activity that we would like to make everyone aware of. Some examples of frauds linked to COVID-19 include: • Fraudulent websites and posing as healthcare workers to defraud the public seeking treatment for COVID-19. •Continue Reading

FROM THE DESK OF ATLANTA MAYOR TRAVIS RANSOM This morning I signed a Disaster Declaration in the City of Atlanta. This declaration follows the same language as the County Declaration. This is something we needed in place for a variety of reasons. This will allow us to seek reimbursement fromContinue Reading

Jessie Holland Bickham, age 93 of Atlanta, Texas, died on March 20, 2020, at her home. Mrs. Bickham was born November 18, 1926, in Bivins, Texas. She was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, cooking, sewing, and traveling. She was a member of First BaptistContinue Reading

Statement from Cass County Judge Becky Wilbanks Cass County currently has one confirmed case of COVID-19, and this case was community-spread, not travel related. To that end, I’d like to ask the residents of Cass County and the great Texarkana area to be patient and comply with the orders asContinue Reading

DECLARATION OF LOCAL DISASTER DUE TO PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY FOR CASS COUNTY, TEXAS WHEREAS, a novel coronavirus, now designated SARS-CoV2 which causes the disease COVID-19, has been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization; and WHEREAS, symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, coughing, and shortness of breath, and canContinue Reading