From the state health dept.: there are 8,704 confirmed and probable cases, 50,566 negative tests, 7,265 inactive/recoveries, 1,372 active cases, 171 hospitalizations since the outbreak, and 67 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.