Hamilton County Has 1 More COVID Death And 45 New Cases; Tennessee Has 19 More Deaths

Monday, May 10, 2021

Hamilton County had 45 new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the total to 44,583. There has been one more death from the virus, and the total is 495 in the county. It is reported to be a white man, aged 51-60. 

The number of those who have recovered from coronavirus in Hamilton County is 43,528, which is 98 percent, and there are 560 active cases.

There are 35 patients hospitalized and 12 in Intensive Care Units. Three more are hospitalized with suspected cases of COVID.  Of those hospitalized, 12 are county residents. 

The number of coronavirus cases in Tennessee is at 854,360 on Monday with 382 new cases. There have been 19 more deaths from the virus, for a total of 12,276 State Health Department officials said.

The state currently has 730 people hospitalized from the virus, which is eight fewer than on Sunday. 

Testing numbers are above 7.768 million across the state.

The number of people who have recovered from coronavirus in Tennessee is 832,600, which is 97 percent.

Here are the numbers by county:

Bledsoe County:  2,146 cases, up 4; 11 deaths

Bradley County:  15,062 cases, up 30; 150 deaths

Grundy County: 1,793 cases; 34 deaths

Marion County: 3,128 cases, up 5; 47 deaths

Meigs County: 1,390 cases, down 1; 25 deaths

Polk County: 2,082 cases, up 4; 24 deaths

Rhea County: 4,353 cases, up 5; 75 deaths

Sequatchie County: 1,702 cases, up 4; 29 deaths

Knox County: 50,796 cases, up 121; 635 deaths

Davidson County: 89,465 cases, up 110; 938 deaths, up 5

Shelby County: 95,968 cases, up 312; 1,622 deaths, up 3


Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

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Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ACKLIN, MARQUAN D 209 TUNNEL BLVD CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 18 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED ... (click for more)

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Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ACKLIN, MARQUAN D 209 TUNNEL BLVD CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 18 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE --- ASH, MARCUS EUGENE 1011 GADD RD APT 709 CHATTANOOGA, 37343 Age at Arrest: 26 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DOMESTIC ASSAULT --- BELL, MATHEW ... (click for more)

Rezoning Request Filed For Affordable Housing Project Near Ridgeland High School

A rezoning request has been filed for an affordable housing project just south of Ridgeland High School on Happy Valley Road. There would be 250 housing units in 10 3-story building with a community building also included. Units would range from 650 studio units to 1,375 three-bedroom units. The property is to include "high-end amenities" such as an outdoor pool, gym, playground, ... (click for more)

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