Reported COVID-19 recoveries jump dramatically Posted in: News Van Zandt County officials and residents had plenty to be happy about over the course of the past week with the number of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases continuing to stay low. From Aug. 25-Aug. 31, the Northeast Texas Public Health District reported 21 new cases within the confines of Van Zandt ...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!