Coronavirus

29 Tennessee Health Centers Receive Funding from US HHS

US Department of Health and Human Services) (Wednesday, April 8th) the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), awarded $25,098,970 to 29 health centers in Tennessee as part of a historic U.S. response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Health …

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Roane County Parks Closed

Parks operated by the Roane County government are closed. The countyannounced it on Friday, April 3. the county said in a press release. “The Tennessee Commissioner of Environment and Conservation in supportof Governor Bill Lee’s Executive Order 23 and for the health and safety of the citizens of Tennessee, has …

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Help4TNDay Comes at an Essential Time

Civil legal resources available for those in need Now more than ever, Tennesseans need assistance with civil legal issues, and the Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission is kicking off its annual Help4TNDay celebration on April 8. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the tornadoes that ripped through …

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COVID-19 Helps Force Reduction in Jail Population

The Roane County Jail is certified to house 170 inmates. The jail population was 316 when the Tennessee Corrections Institute inspected it on September 3, 2019. This week the population was somewhere around 160. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has played a role in the reduction. When Tennessee Supreme Court Chief …

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