Sabine Parish Experiences Largest Increase in Active Cases Since Beginning of Pandemic

Sabine Parish has officially hit a grim milestone in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a weekly report made by the Sabine Parish Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness to show the trends in active cases and vaccinations, the numbers displayed that the parish has shown its largest increase in active cases since the start of the pandemic. 

The parish has been showing an increase of anywhere from 1 to 25 cases weekly, however, as of this week, the COIVD-19 cases are reported to be up by 219 cases from last week as of August 18th. The report can be seen below. 

Sabine Parish COVID-19 Report 8-18-21
Total Deaths-67 (up 3)
Total Vaccinated-7608 (up 466)
Total Residence percent-32%
Active Cases-351 (up219)
 
Many leaders of the town have continued to encourage the vaccination,  social distancing, and staying at home if there is any onset of symptoms. 
 

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