Tennessee Governor Bill Lee holds a press conference following a handoff ceremony at the COVID-19 Tennessee Alternate Care Site in Memphis. The site is located at the former Commercial Appeal building.
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Tennessee bill grants governor the power to unilaterally keep schools open as pandemic surges
The passage of the bill coincides with the deepening of the COVID-19 pandemic, with a surge taking place in Michigan and a growing number of states, largely driven by school reopenings.
Homeless in US finally getting their shot at COVID-19 vaccine
FILE – In this Feb. 10, 2021, file photo, Viola Roberson, 75, far right, and 61-year-old Mark McNamee, foreground, wait for their COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination site set up in the parking lot ...
Gov. Bill Lee signs permitless carry bill into law as Tennessee joins 18 other states
Tennessee is officially one of 19 states where permitless gun carry will be the law. Gov. Bill Lee on Thursday signed a bill allowing most adults to carry a handgun without a permit, an effort ...
Democrats May Be Able to Sidestep Filibusters
Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas had vetoed the bill ... Tennessee, Bonnie Watson Coleman of New Jersey, Veronica Escobar of Texas, Hank Johnson, Jr. of Georgia, Marcy Kaptur of Ohio, Barbara Lee ...
Memphis shopping center is new site for COVID-19 overflow hospital
Governor Bill Lee said Thursday patients facing less serious symptoms in Memphis ... medical site. A poor, crime-ridden congested residential area, with the least amount of COVID 19 cases in ...
Coronavirus in Memphis: Memphis fire fighters test positive for COVID-19
Watch Gov. Lee's Memphis press conference Gov. Bill ... of Tennessee Health Science Centers partnered with the city of Memphis to set up a drive-thru assessment site for COVID-19 cases.
Gov. Lee designates March 31 to honor first state naturalist and archaeologist
(WATE) – Gov. Bill Lee ... Tennessee and beyond.” TDEC last year opened a $2.4 million visitors center named for Prichard at Cummins Falls State Park near Cookeville. Prichard, a Memphis ...
Lee Shifts Stance Away From China Economic Recruiting, Education
Just months after actively seeking Asian investment in Tennessee, including China, Gov. Bill Lee's administration ... was fallout from the spread of COVID-19, which is believed to have started ...
The 901: Tennessee's phased vaccine plan has outlived its usefulness
Of course, cases could always bounce back, and Gov. Bill Lee wandering ... received the vaccine at Memphis' Appling Road site. Two Shelby County officials — Commissioner Edmund Ford Jr ...
People Over 75 Are First in Line to Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19. The Average Black Person Here Doesn’t Live That Long.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Rosalyn Campbell and her husband, Calvin, are waiting for what may be the most in-demand item on the planet: the COVID-19 ... Tennessee Department of Health spokesperson Bill ...