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Friday COVID-19 Update in Roane County with Ron Woody

Today is Friday, August 7th and this is a 3:30 update. First, I would like to give a big shout out to our Election Commission, Election Administrator Charles Holiway, Charles’s staff, and all the election workers who insured we had a successful, uneventful Election Day yesterday. For all the voters …

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Latest Census response rate data

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that it will begin emailing households in low-responding areas to encourage them to respond to the 2020 Census. Millions of emails will be sent this week and then grow in numbers and continue into September. These emails supplement a final campaign reminding people to respond …

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COVID-19 impact felt locally

As of Wednesday afternoon’s daily update, the Tennessee Department of Health reports that there are now at least 84,417 confirmed or probable cases of COVID-19 in the state. Of those cases, almost 50,000 people have recovered, 888 people have died from COVID-19 complications and there are 33,781 cases currently listed …

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Childress updates member schools on state’s latest emergency order

Practices, scrimmages and competitions impacted for contact sports this fall June 30, 2020 Executive Director Bernard Childress sent the following memo to member schools on Tuesday regarding the status of high school athletics amidst the Governor’s latest State of Emergency order. Yesterday, the Governor’s office extended Tennessee’s COVID-19 State of Emergency until …

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Update from Anderson County; Governor Lee Executive Order

CLINTON— Governor Bill Lee Monday afternoon issued an order closing all “non-essential” businesses and asking Tennesseans to stay home in an effort to help slow the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19. Anderson County is following the guidance of the Governor’s Executive Order No. 21,  https://publications.tnsosfiles.com/pub/execorders/exec-orders-lee21.pdf and Executive Order No. 22 …

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