Hamilton County Has 2 More COVID Deaths And 103 New Cases; State Has 47 More Deaths

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

The Hamilton County Health Department reported two more coronavirus deaths on Wednesday and 103 new positive cases, down from 134 on Tuesday. The total number of cases in the county now stands at 62,975. The death total is at 637. 

It is reported the deaths were both white women, one age 51-60 and one age 71-80.

The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations is 139 in Hamilton County - up from 134 on Tuesday. Four more are hospitalized with suspected COVID. There are 31 Hamilton County inpatients and 39 patients are in ICU - down from 42 on Tuesday.

The number of those who have recovered from coronavirus in Hamilton County is 60,995, which is 97 percent. There are 1,343 active cases, down from 1,367 on Tuesday.

Tennessee reported 2,431 new cases on Wednesday, for a total of 1,258,933 coronavirus cases. 

There were 47 more deaths in Tennessee reported on Wednesday, for a total of 15,734.

The state currently has 1,665 people hospitalized from the virus, 69 fewer than the day before.

The number of coronavirus tests that have been administered in the state is 10.109 million. 

There have been 1,216,532 Tennesseans that have recovered from the virus, which is 97 percent.

Here are the numbers by county:

Bledsoe County:  3,438 cases, up 7; 17 deaths, up 1

Bradley County:  21,790 cases, up 35; 187 deaths

Grundy County: 2,768 cases, up 11; 37 deaths

Marion County: 5,675 cases, up 17; 52 deaths

McMinn County: 10,309 cases, up 17; 123 deaths, up 1

Meigs County: 2,138 cases, up 3; 28 deaths

Polk County: 3,141 cases, up 12; 29 deaths

Rhea County: 6,890 cases, up 16; 91 deaths, up 1

Sequatchie County: 2,935 cases, up 3; 32 deaths

Knox County: 77,105 cases, up 153; 878 deaths, up 4

Davidson County: 119,534 cases, up 226; 1,128 deaths, up 1

Shelby County: 142,668 cases, up 60; 2,187 deaths, up 7


Injured Motorcyclist Rescued On Lookout Mountain Saturday Evening

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday


An injured motorcyclist was rescued Saturday evening on Lookout Mountain. Chattanooga Fire Department Squad 20, Squad 13, And Battalion 1 Chief (Red) assisted in rescuing the driver from an ... (click for more)

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ARNOLD, TRACY DARRYL 9517 LOT A BARBEE ROAD SODDY DASIY, 37379 Age at Arrest: 56 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County AGGRAVATED ... (click for more)

Here is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order by Chairman Henderson. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Chairman Henderson). III. Special Presentation. ... (click for more)



Breaking News

Injured Motorcyclist Rescued On Lookout Mountain Saturday Evening

An injured motorcyclist was rescued Saturday evening on Lookout Mountain. Chattanooga Fire Department Squad 20, Squad 13, And Battalion 1 Chief (Red) assisted in rescuing the driver from an embankment. (click for more)

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ARNOLD, TRACY DARRYL 9517 LOT A BARBEE ROAD SODDY DASIY, 37379 Age at Arrest: 56 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County AGGRAVATED ASSAULT POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE FOR RESALE POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA FAILURE TO APPEAR --- BENIBO, DAFIYA B 1615 LYNBROOK AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37404 Age at Arrest: ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Mandates Are Ridiculous - And Response

Hamilton County COVID cases 62,525 Hamilton County COVID deaths 638 By my math 62525/638 = 0.012 percent 0.012 percent of people that got COVID died from it 99.988 percent survived including myself I just wanted to point out how ridiculous vaccine mandates really are and how COVID hysteria, driven by the media and federal government, is unwarranted. Vaccines reduce ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Hooray for The Saturday Funnies! Before we begin with some wonderful one-liners from some of history’s greatest people, let me remind you we don’t write the Funnies. Instead they are gleaned from the emails we gather from those that are sent to us each week. If you have a great funny, please send it to royexum@aol.com and we’ll share it. * * * GREAT ONE-LINERS FROM THE WORLD’S ... (click for more)

Sports

Maxwell Leads Defense As Mocs Prevail, 21-16

Devonnsha Maxwell lined up shaded just outside the right tackle’s shoulder. He blasted out of his stance and knocked the Buccaneer blocker backward. Maxwell bent around the edge, lunged toward ETSU quarterback Tyler Riddell, and brought him to the ground for one of his three and a half drive-killing fourth quarter sacks. Maxwell’s school-record 4.5 sacks on the day was a UT-Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Burrell Hat Trick Leads Covenant To 8-0 Rout

- Kailey Burrell registered her first career hat trick and Mae Pierce scored two goals with two assists to lead the Covenant women's soccer team to an 8-0 rout of Wesleyan on Saturday in USA South action at Scotland Yard. Burrell was part of the five-member Covenant senior class that was recognized before the match. Mary Streets, Heidi Hall, Julie Meritt, and Hannah Rodehaver ... (click for more)