UCG calls for virus testing for all state inmates

Tennessee’s COVID-19 Unified Command Group announced Friday that all Tennessee Department of Correction inmates will be testing for COVID-19 beginning this week. The announcement follows results from Trousdale Turner Correctional Center where 1,224 inmates and 22 staff tested positive for the virus, 98% of whom, according to both the Department …

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TSSAA addresses summer sports activities

Board of Control meeting for June cancelled Executive Director Bernard Childress and the TSSAA state office staff are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on interscholastic athletics in Tennessee. Due to the ongoing social distancing efforts, the Board of Control’s three-day meeting originally scheduled for June in …

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