Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week

Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week. (Chance Flowers/Community Impact Newspaper)
Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week. (Chance Flowers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Take a look at how coronavirus impacted Williamson County this week. (Chance Flowers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Between May 23-29, Williamson County has reported 55 additional cases of the coronavirus and three additional deaths. That is an increase of 10.17% and 14.29% respectively, according to the Williamson County and Cities Health District.

The total number of confirmed cases is 596, and the number of deaths is 24, according to the district.


Here is a breakdown of cases this week as well as the number of cases reported in each city since March 23, when the county began providing city-by-city data reports. The first four cases of coronavirus were reported in Williamson County on March 18.


By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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