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Is this rural community really Texas’ sickest county?

State data indicates that Donley County in the Panhandle has the highest coronavirus infection rate in Texas. But county Judge John Howard — also the only local doctor — believes that's because he's testing far more than other counties.

Kearney Street in Clarendon.

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Donley County Judge John Howard.
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April 3 COVID-19 news conference: Associated Ambulance Authority Director Anna Howard, Judge John Howard (no relation), Sheriff Butch Blackburn, publisher Roger Estlack, (not pictured – Physician’s Assistant Devah Pittman).

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