More than half of the 95 counties in Tennessee now fall under the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s high risk category for COVID-19.
That now includes 51 counties including 20 here in Middle Tennessee, according to new data released from the CDC.
If your community level is under a high risk, then everyone regardless of vaccination status is advised to wear a mask.
Additionally, they suggest you stay up-to-date on Covid vaccines and get tested if you present symptoms. Those who have are at high risk for severe illness should take extra precautions.
Counties close to our area include…Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Lincoln, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Plus most counties in and around Nashville.