Tag Archives: Masks

Pellissippi to require masks

Officials at Pellissippi State Community College announced Wednesday that they will once again require face masks to be worn inside all campus buildings, beginning this Monday, August 9th. Classes at Pellissippi State begin August 23rd, and officials said this week that they will re-evaluate the mask policy at the end …

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The CDC Reverses Course On Masks Indoors

The change in guidance comes as the highly transmissible Delta variant sweeps the nation that is still struggling to get enough shots in arms. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended Tuesday that fully vaccinated Americans in parts of the country with “substantial or high transmission” of COVID-19 should return to wearing masks …

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COVID-19 UPDATE BY COUNTY EXECUTIVE RON WOODY

Hello, this is Ron Woody, Roane County Executive, with a Thursday morning February 25th update. Any data referenced today will be Wednesday, February 24th data. As the vaccination continues to be given and warmer weather begins, COVID numbers across the Nation, State, and County continues to improve. Currently, the State …

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Governor’s attendance restrictions to be lifted on Feb. 1

Masks, temperature checks, social distancing requirements remain in effect January 28, 2021 In an announcement today, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced that he will soon lift the restrictions on sporting events contained in Executive Order No. 74. “The guidance and rules of local education agencies and the TSSAA remain in …

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BREAKING NEWS: Roane County Now Under a Mask Mandate

Hello, this is Ron Woody, Roane County Executive, with a Monday, November 23rd COVID update. It is with a lot of thought, consultation, and analysis that I place Roane County under a mask mandate effective immediately. Roane County’s numbers of positive cases and deaths have risen over the last month …

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Roane schools reopen Wednesday

Roane County Schools will not mandate the wearing of masks inside school buildings, but the school system is recommending that students and staff wear masks. The school system is also asking all students who ride the school bus to wear a mask while on board. The school system will also …

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