From the state health dept.: there are 8,218 confirmed and probable cases, 49,330 negative tests, 6,702 inactive/recoveries, 1,453 active cases, 169 hospitalizations since the outbreak, and 63 deaths in Sevier County due to COVID-19. For more on state reporting, go to
Sevier County is under a facial covering mandate. Be sure to:
-Wear a face covering indoors in public settings,
-Practice social distancing, and
-Wash or sanitize your hands frequently.