First Positive COVID-19 Case in Nolan County

Staff Writer

On Thursday, April 23rd, the Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department was notified by Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital, that a patient was tested for Covid-19 and the results had come back positive. The patient is a 37 year old female who was not admitted to the hospital.
The patient traveled to Sweetwater from another city in Texas. She is aware of her positive result and is isolating at this time and will be monitored by the health department for 14 days. The health department is also doing contact tracing.
This is the first positive case for Nolan County.