Updated 12/16/20


Giles County increased to 1,953 patients Tuesday who have tested positive for COVID-19, and 1,583 are now considered inactive or recovered.
Fifty-four fatalities have now been reported and 316 active case counts.
Seventy-four Giles County residents have been hospitalized since May.
 Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence has 3,604 positive, 20,600 negative, 2,987 inactive, 47 fatalities; Lincoln with 2,512 positive, 12,875 negative, 1,940 inactive, 26 fatalities; Marshall reported 2,241 positive, 17,139 negative, 1,941 inactive, 25 fatalities; and Maury with 7,593 positive, 51,952 negative, 6,549 inactive, 92 fatalities.
As of 2 p.m. Tuesday, Tennessee has reported 472,875 total cases, 4,557,804 negative tests, 5,615 fatalities, and 404,597 inactive or recovered.