Thursday Covid-19 cases in our area
Just time for a quick county today on the total number of Covid Cases:
— 155 cases in our coverage areas (up 33)
— 10 deaths in region (1 new one in Hamilton)
— Polk County gets their first case
— Rhea County gets their only case removed from state list (Mayor Thacker says it was a clerical error), so they are now the only local county without a positive test.
— biggest gains in Marion & Bradley with 4 new cases a piece. Bradley now has the second most cases in our are at 18.
Victims now include an employee in the Grundy County courthouse (staff is isolating) & the Mayor of McCaysville, Georgia.
Marion 13, 1
Hamilton 63, 5