The state of Tennessee now offers free, monoclonal antibody treatments to anyone with a positive test that does not require hospitalization and there are multiple infusion sites in southern, middle Tennessee.
Moore County gained 32 new, active cases in the first seven days of September and 146 cases in August. On Tuesday, Tennessee became the state with the highest daily reported cases per capita.
Cases are up in Moore County and there are now 76 new active cases. According to the state, 36 percent of all state cases are kids.
The Moore County Raiders football game at Bledsoe County was one of 28 cancelled games in Tennessee on Friday.
According to the latest numbers, more Moore County citizens are likely unintentionally transmitting COVID-19 to their family, friends, and neighbors than other surrounding counties.
COVID-19 protocols for the upcoming school year will be among the items on tonight’s Metro School Board agenda.
On Tuesday, Tyson announced a vaccine mandate for its entire workforce including the nearby Shelbyville plant. Workers have until November 1 to show proof of full vaccination.
The bad news: new COVID 19 cases are on the rise in Moore County. The good news: the vaccination rate is also slightly increasing.
Motlow State is one of six community colleges in the state that does not charge an extra fee for taking online classes.
A one vehicle accident damaged the Moore County Health Department on Thursday. Vaccination appointment are still happening … just through the back door.