This is a summary of a press conference Gov. Bill Lee held May 28 on COVID-19, as well as reopening guidelines for higher education, noncontact sports and summer camps.
This is a summary of a COVID-19 press conference Gov. Bill Lee held Thursday. Among other news, Labor Commissioner Jeff McCord said the department will turn on its unemployment voicemail to help claimants who are making frequent calls. Also, only 45 percent of nursing homes have done testing or have scheduled tests.
It didn't take long for Mt. Juliet High principal Leigh Anne Rainey to fill her vacant head volleyball coaching position after she moved former coach Jennifer Wilson over to lead the Lady Bears basketball program.
Gov. Bill Lee’s unified-command group will coordinate with the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency to provide free, voluntary COVID-19 testing for families and residents Thursday and Friday at 14 MDHA communities and neighborhoods in Nashville.
A McGavock High School student was killed Wednesday in a single car crash, and two of his fellow students in the car were critically injured in a midday wreck in the 2500 block of Couchville Pike.
Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group on Wednesday released additional guidance for these work places: recreation, offices, lodging, construction and manufacturing.
This is a summary of a phone call Gov. Bill Lee had on Wednesday with reporters from various community newspapers. The call is one of several that has been organized by the Tennessee Press Association.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee appeared briefly at President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 press conference on Thursday, April 30, which focused on protecting seniors, especially at nursing homes.
This is a summary of a presentation President Donald Trump held Tuesday, April 28 on supporting small businesses.
This is a summary of Gov. Bill Lee’s COVID-19 press conference on Tuesday, April 28. Highlights include plans to reopen gyms in 89 counties on Friday at reduced capacity and an update on contact tracing. Gym guidance is at the end of this story.
This is a summary of Gov. Bill Lee’s COVID-19 press conference from Monday, April 27. The news included a report that some medical procedures will be allowed starting Friday.
This is a summary of Gov. Bill Lee’s COVID-19 briefing from April 22, including information about nursing home cases, and a summary of a state meeting to discuss federal stimulus funds.
This is a summary of President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 press conference on April 21. Nursing homes continue to have outbreaks. The Senate passed another stimulus bill, with action pending in the House.
Tennessee is looking at a variety of business reopenings on different dates, locations and by type of operation, much like a patchwork quilt, as some could open on Monday, April 27, many on May 1, but others in the largest cities depending on what local leaders allow.
This is a summary of Gov. Bill Lee’s COVID-19 briefing from Thursday, April 16. He is not currently scheduled to hold a press conference on Friday.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee said he is locking down Tennessee through April 30 with what he calls a safer at home order and a desire to “reopen the economy” in May.