Governor Greg Abbott is set to hold a press conference today at noon today regarding the state’s continued efforts to combat COVID-19.

Governor Abbott will be joined by Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) Chief Nim Kidd, and Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Commissioner John Hellerstedt, MD.

We will keep you updated on the press conference and any breaking news.

Also, the Ector County Health Department will hold a press conference at noon today to discuss issues on the local level.