Covid shows no signs of slowing down in Erath County; FDA issues warning. ‘You are not a horse.’


By SARA VANDEN BERGE


Erath County officials on Tuesday released the latest numbers related to the spread of Covid-19, and the report shows that there is no sign of it slowing down.


With 42 new cases, the number of active cases now stands at 276 (131 in Stephenville, 49 in Dublin and 96 in the county).

There are 16 current hospitalizations at Texas Health Harris Stephenville.


Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration is warning people to stop using ivermectin to treat Covid.

The drug is made to treat livestock and can be toxic to people.


“You are not a horse. You are not a cow. Seriously, y'all. Stop it," the FDA tweeted.