The Town of Englewood has announced that government offices will be reopening soon.
Etowah will soon be hosting a parade to celebrate the accomplishments of the students of McMinn Central High School whose graduation this year has been delayed.
Guidelines for reopening high school athletics in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic have been approved by the National Federation of State High School Associations.
Newly released data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development revealed the state’s highest-ever unemployment rate amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Friday, Gov. Bill Lee issued Executive Order No. 38, which allows groups of up to 50 people to participate in social and recreational activities while encouraging strong social distancing measures.
From underneath the home bleachers of Cherokee Stadium, to the weight room in the football complex, to the practice field, McMinn County High School was teeming with activity Thursday morning.
As the local area and country as a whole continue to make the move from shutdown to reopening, officials are encouraging local residents to take precautions as they begin to encounter more people.
CapStar Bank recently released an exclusive PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Guidance pre-recorded webinar and forgiveness estimation calculator in response to the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application (SBA Form 3508) now available from the US Treasury.
Plans are being developed to ensure that class will be back in session in the traditional sense in the fall for Tennessee Wesleyan University.
About four weeks into our quarantine, I told my husband, “I feel like I’m working harder than ever. At the end of my work day, I feel like I need a nap because I’m exhausted.”
The Tennessee Department of Health continues to offer free COVID-19 testing in drive through testing sites for county residents that feel they need to be tested.
Brandon Clunie kept hoping he could return to the tennis court in a McMinn County uniform this spring, even as the senior realized that was increasingly unlikely.
The Athens Recovery Team, comprised of members of the Council Advisory Committee and other community leaders, has launched a new one-stop shop of information and resources available for the community titled “Friendly City Forward.”
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced the extension of three nationwide waivers, an attempt to give child nutrition program operators the flexibility to continue to feed children while promoting social distancing and keeping families safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Treating infectious diseases, including the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), is not new to hospitals, and the guidelines for protecting patients, staff and visitors are comprehensive and evidence-based.
All students wanting to play sports at McMinn Central or McMinn County high schools must have a completed and signed physical form dated on or after April 15, 2019. The physicals must be done by the first day of workouts.
One coronavirus case has been reported at Starr Regional Medical Center’s Etowah campus, but all other tests have come back negative.
Etowah Utilities Board (EUB) has announced that it has partnered with the Etowah Rotary Club and the Tennessee Valley Authority’s COVID-19 Community Care Fund match to award a total of $13,000 to The Etowah United Fund (EUF) to help the local community during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
CLEVELAND — The Cherokee National Forest will reopen developed recreation sites beginning May 15 using a site-by-site approach, including assessment of facility cleanliness, maintenance status, and health and safety of recreation areas. Expect re-openings to not be quick or permanent.