COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 drive-through testing clinic to open at Jackson Fairgrounds

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department and West Tennessee Healthcare will provide drive-through COVID-19 testing on Thursday, Mar. 26. The COVID-19 assessment site will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jackson Fairgrounds. COVID-19…

Financial aid for families that lost employment due to COVID-19

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) is making essential financial resources available to families that have been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 emergency. Beginning 10 a.m. March 26, families can begin applying online for up to two…

Chester County restaurants offering delivery, to-go, curbside

The following is a list of restaurants in Chester County that offer to-go, delivery, or curbside pickup. Snookum's (take out) Amazing Pizza and Wings (take out and delivery) China King (curbside) The Fiesta (carry out, delivery, curbside) El Ranchito (drive…

UTM postpones summer orientation, transfer orientation

MARTIN, Tenn. -- The University of Tennessee at Martin confirmed Monday that two summer registration programs have been postponed. In a news release, university leaders say the Summer Orientation and Registration, or SOAR, and Transfer Orientations have been rescheduled as…

Humboldt restaurants offering delivery, to-go, curbside

The Humboldt Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of the restaurants in the area that offer to-go, delivery, and curbside pickup. Click here for more information. Cakes By Brandi (Milan) (731) 571-4727 Crown Winery (731) 784-8100 Takeout, curbside Gourmet…

Second Madison Co. resident tests positive for COVID-19

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A second Madison County resident has tested positive for COVID-19. Kim Tedford, Regional Director of the Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department, confirmed Wednesday that a 77-year-old woman tested positive for the virus. The patient is currently hospitalized…

Second Chester County resident tests positive for coronavirus

CHESTER COUNTY, Tenn. -- Chester County has confirmed in a Facebook post that a second person has tested positive for COVID-19, or coronavirus. The first patient tested positive last week at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Additional details about the second…