On Friday afternoon, officials confirmed that McMinn County has its first reported case of coronavirus (COVID-19).
McMinn County government has issued a formal response to this new development. The full press release can be viewed here or on The Daily Post-Athenian's Facebook and Twitter pages.
The DPA will continue to inform its readers of all new information as it becomes available. All coronavirus related news is available at no charge at www.dailypostathenian.com and will continue to be posted on social media, as well.