COVID-19 death toll climbs to 30 Posted in: News The number of confirmed and probable (those with COVID-19 positive antigen tests) coronavirus cases in Van Zandt County continued to creep higher last week with the Northeast Texas Public Health District announcing 982 total cases as of Nov. 2. Tragically, the increase over the past seven-day period also included one coronavirus-related ...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!