The Ellis County Health Department on Wednesday reported six new COVID-19 cases in the county since its last report on Monday.


As of Wednesday, the county had 13 active cases with no one hospitalized and 153 recoveries.


There have now been a total of 167 cases since counting began in March, with one death in July.


Wednesday’s case is an increase from eight new cases Monday, and four new cases Friday. The county had previously been on a downward trend.


No other specifics about the cases is provided.


The Ellis County Health Department reports the COVID-19 numbers each Monday, Wednesday and Friday on the Ellis County Health Department’s website, www.ellisco.net/693/Covid-19-Portal