Slight uptick in new COVID-19 cases reported Posted in: News The number of local COVID-19 cases continued its gradual climb last week as the Northeast Texas Public Health District announced that Van Zandt County’s confirmed and probable case count has totaled 3,493 since the pandemic began. Through Jan. 29, NET Health reports that the county has now seen 2,159 confirmed ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!