Tennessee Has 4,074 New COVID Cases, 35 More Deaths; Hamilton County Has 149 New COVID Cases And 1 New Death

Monday, November 23, 2020
The number of coronavirus cases in Tennessee is 344,550 on Monday with 4,074 new cases. There have been 35 more deaths from the virus, for a total of 4,301, said state Health Department officials. 

Hamilton County had 149 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday. The new total is 16,681.

There was one more death from the virus in the county on Sunday, bringing the total to 135. 

The number of those who have recovered from coronavirus in Hamilton County is 14,307, which is 86 percent, and there are 2,239 active cases. 

Hamilton County has 137 patients hospitalized from the virus, with an additional 17 suspected cases.
Of those, 81 are county residents. There are 31 people in intensive care. 

The state currently has 2,091 people hospitalized from the virus, 29 more than on Sunday.

There have been 296,592 people who have recovered from the virus in Tennessee (86 percent).

Testing numbers are above 4.308 million across the state. 

Here are the numbers by county:

Bledsoe County:  1,142 cases, up 2; 5 deaths

Bradley County: 4,832 cases, up 64; 33 deaths

Grundy County: 742 cases, up 8; 14 deaths

Marion County: 1,039 cases, up 8; 17 deaths

Meigs County: 461 cases, up 2; 12 deaths

Polk County: 632 cases, up 3; 14 deaths

Rhea County: 1,571 cases, up 16; 30 deaths

Sequatchie County: 496 cases, up 7; 5 deaths

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Tennessee National Guard Supports Presidential Inauguration

New Tyner High, Middle School At Top Of School Board Wish List Along With Clifton Hills


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ALLEN, DISMOND 4518 HIXSON PIKE HIXSON, 37343 Age at Arrest: 24 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT OF PROPERTY OVER $1,000.00 ... (click for more)

Over 750 Soldiers and Airmen with the Tennessee National Guard are part of a 25,000 member National Guard task force supporting the 59th Presidential Inauguration and assisting with security ... (click for more)

Several county school board members said Thursday that a new school for Tyner High School and for the adjacent Tyner Middle School is at the top of their list for the next phase of the county ... (click for more)



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Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ALLEN, DISMOND 4518 HIXSON PIKE HIXSON, 37343 Age at Arrest: 24 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT OF PROPERTY OVER $1,000.00 THEFT OF PROPERTY UNDER $1,000.00 THEFT OF PROPERTY UNDER $1,000.00 THEFT OF PROPERTY UNDER $1,000.00 THEFT OF PROPERTY UNDER $1,000.00 THEFT OF PROPERTY THEFT OF PROPERTY ... (click for more)

Tennessee National Guard Supports Presidential Inauguration

Over 750 Soldiers and Airmen with the Tennessee National Guard are part of a 25,000 member National Guard task force supporting the 59th Presidential Inauguration and assisting with security for the U.S. Capitol and other Federal properties in Washington, D.C. The Tennessee Army National Guard is providing over 700 Soldiers from the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment headquartered ... (click for more)

Opinion

It's Time For Impact Fees

This letter is regarding the potential high density development on Snowhill Road in Ooltewah. Growth is good. But it needs to be responsible growth. It would be instructive to see studies by other communities who have already gone through this so we can understand just what is the taxpayer cost burden of these high density developments. Additional taxes to add infrastructure, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We Ramp Up

As you know, federal and state employees will honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday today (Monday) so it will be tomorrow (Tuesday) when the vaccination efforts to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Hamilton County will really begin to ramp up. This week will also mark the start of “Round Two” for our First Responders, our medical providers, and others who were given their ... (click for more)

Sports

Chattanooga FC Looking For More Success With Familiar Faces For 2021 Season

By any standard, the Chattanooga Football Club had about as successful a season as one could have hoped for in the topsy-turvy year that was 2020. As the top side in their conference, CFC won the Independent Cup in the shortened preseason, and then made it midway through the NISA playoffs after the regular season. While COVID-19 forced the team and league to shut down for several ... (click for more)

Chattanoogan Bill Akers Outshined The Babe In September Of 1930

The Major League Baseball season is the longest of any pro sport in America, and it has been this way for over 100 years. Each season has hot streaks and slumps, masterful pitching performances and demotions to the bullpen. On any given day, the unknown ballplayer can become a hero. On September 13, 1930, Detroit Tigers rookie shortstop and Chattanoogan Bill Akers didn’t just outduel ... (click for more)