Monday, Colorado County Emergency Management Coordinator Chuck Rogers reported there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colorado County.
BELLVILLE — In an effort to serve the community, Bellville Medical Center has contracted with CPL labs to serve as a collection site for those seeking COVID-19 testing. The hospital is hosting the drive-thru event through today (Thursday, April 2) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
EAGLE LAKE — Rice Medical Center – Lighthouse has launched a COVID-19 emotional support line to the community. With growing concerns, news, and lifestyle changes brought on by the virus, we realize that many in our community are becoming overwhelmed with stress, worry, and fear. The new support line is our effort to help the community cope and endure these emotionally challenging times.
Tri-County Aggie Moms recently made a donation to the Texas A&M Food Bank. On hand for the presentation were the Aggie Moms and representatives from The 12th Can; a student-led food bank located on the College Station Campus. Tri-County Aggie Moms, Colorado, Fayette and Lee counties, meet the third Monday of every month. For more information, visit the website tricounty.aggiemoms.org
EAGLE LAKE — The Eagle Lake Food Pantry located at the First Baptist Church in Eagle Lake will be open to dispense food to all qualified households in the Rice CISD during the month of April on Mondays, April 6, 13 and 20 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.