Hamilton County Again Has No New COVID Deaths, 64 New Cases; Tennessee Has 10 More Deaths

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Hamilton County had 64 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, bringing the total to 43,317. There have been no more deaths from the virus, and the total remains at 480 in the county. 

The number of those who have recovered from coronavirus in Hamilton County is 42,163, which is 97 percent, and there are 674 active cases.

There are 59 patients hospitalized and 15 in Intensive Care Units. Seven others are in the hospital with suspected COVID. Of those hospitalized, 24 are county residents. 

The number of coronavirus cases in Tennessee is at 827,579 on Wednesday with 1,208 new cases. There have been 10 more deaths from the virus, for a total of 12,032, state Health Department officials said.

The state currently has 812 people hospitalized from the virus, which is 12 fewer than on Tuesday.

Testing numbers are above 7.408 million across the state.

The number of people who have recovered from coronavirus in Tennessee is 802,134, which is 97 percent.

Here are the numbers by county:

Bledsoe County:  2,088 cases, down 1; 11 deaths

Bradley County:  14,443 cases, up 46; 147 deaths

Grundy County: 1,770 cases, up 1; 31 deaths

Marion County: 3,079 cases, up 5; 46 deaths

Meigs County: 1,335 cases, up 4; 23 deaths

Polk County: 1,981 cases, up 9; 24 deaths

Rhea County: 4,296 cases, up 1; 75 deaths

Sequatchie County: 1,660 cases, up 2; 28 deaths

Knox County: 49,256 cases, up 77; 622 deaths, down 5

Davidson County: 87,087 cases, up 113; 922 deaths, up 3

Shelby County: 92,365 cases, up 259; 1,583 deaths, up 7


Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Police Blotter: Couple Rolls Over $100 Worth Of Beer Out Of Dollar General

Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BARROW, NOLA A 6674 RINGGOLD ROAD EAST RIDGE, 37412 Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Red Bank THEFT --- BENSON, SUSAN ... (click for more)

Officers checked out a shoplifting at the Dollar General, 7345 Lee Hwy. The manager told police that two people rolled a cart full of beer out of the store. She said it was a least $100 worth ... (click for more)

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



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Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BARROW, NOLA A 6674 RINGGOLD ROAD EAST RIDGE, 37412 Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Red Bank THEFT --- BENSON, SUSAN DIANE 4505 HARDING PIKE NASHVILLE, 37205 Age at Arrest: 62 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga OBSTRUCTING HIGHWAY OR OTHER PASSAGEWAY DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE --- BURNS, ... (click for more)

Police Blotter: Couple Rolls Over $100 Worth Of Beer Out Of Dollar General

Officers checked out a shoplifting at the Dollar General, 7345 Lee Hwy. The manager told police that two people rolled a cart full of beer out of the store. She said it was a least $100 worth of Miller Lite, Bud Light and Corona Beer. She said a black female distracted the cashier, while a black male rolled the cart out of the store and loaded the beer into a blue Impala. The manager ... (click for more)

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