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Keyword: COVID-19
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NASHVILLE (April 14) – Tennessee State Parks today announced it will extend the closure of all 56 state parks as officials at the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation continue … more
NASHVILLE (April 13, 2020) — Governor Bill Lee announced Monday the “Safer at Home” mandate imposed April 2, effective until April 14 at midnight, has been extended to April 30. The … more
McKENZIE (April 9) — During the regular monthly meeting (conducted on a digital platform), the City of McKenzie Board of Mayor and Council declared a State of Emergency of the City of McKenzie. … more
HUNTINGDON (April 8) — Baptist Memorial Hospital — Carroll County opened a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site Wednesday at the Carroll County Office Complex at 625 High Street.The testing … more
PARIS – With the Declaration of Local State of Emergency for Public Health by the City of Paris and the County of Henry, Henry County Medical Center is activating its Emergency Operations … more
NASHVILLE (April 2) — According to the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, unemployment claims increased sharply during the final two weeks of March. The spike in claims … more
McKENZIE (April 6) — On Thursday, April 2, Governor Bill Lee signed executive order 23 requiring Tennesseans to stay at home unless engaged in essential activities or services. The order … more
McKENZIE (April 6) — McKenzie’s Merchants Outlet Mall just celebrated its tenth anniversary. Shortly afterwards, it closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has swept the nation.Merchants … more
McKENZIE — Carroll Lake will not reopen tomorrow, April 4 as originally planned.A statement from Tim Broadbent, Fisheries Biologist for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency reads as … more
NASHVILLE (March 26, 2020) — Tennessee experienced an unprecedented spike in new initial unemployment claims according to data released this morning by the United States Department of Labor.For … more
MARTIN (March 25) — The University of Tennessee at Martin, along with multiple Tennessee higher education institutions, has partnered with THEC and TEMA to create personal protective equipment … more
Gov. Bill Lee has asked all public k-12 schools to remain closed through April 24, 2020. With this guidance, the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce is canceling all of our sponsored events in the … more
As of Monday, March 23, the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association is continuing with precautions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes the postponement of the state basketball … more
On Monday, March 23, West Carroll Special School District changed how it distributes food to students during the COVID-19 pandemic school closures.Meals are now delivered across the district via … more
Governor Bill Lee issued Executive Order No. 16 to ensure government operations continue to function openly and transparently during the COVID-19 emergency while taking measures to protect the health … more
TENNESSEE (March 23) — Governor Bill Lee has suspended many non-essential, elective medical procedures in Executive Order 18, issued March 23. The executive order reads:Dental service providers … more
WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced today the federal income tax filing due date is extended from April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020.Taxpayers can also … more
HUNTINGDON (March 20) — Under guidance from the Tennessee Department of Health and other agencies, our preparations have been to immediately shut down county-owned facilities, with some … more
McKENZIE (March 23) — Overflow Church, located in the former Rural King building on U.S. 79 reports one of its members tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).The social media post indicates … more
Bethel University Converts All Classes to OnlineBethel University is conducting all classes online. There are no in-person classes on any campus and spring sports is suspended. Most students moved … more
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