Active COVID-19 Cases Rising

According to the Tennessee Department of Health, the cumulative total of COVID-19 cases in Lincoln County are up by 16 within the past week, increasing from 64 when figures were released Sunday July 5 to 80 currently. Active cases have been remaining steady for weeks, averaging 19-20 but have increased to 32 with a cumulative total of recoveries at 48. No COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Lincoln County and the Tennessee Department of Health is not releasing hospitalization figures by county.