From the state health dept.: there are 11,829 confirmed and probable cases, 60,195 negative tests, 11,391 inactive/recoveries, 279 active cases, 246 hospitalizations since the outbreak, and 159 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.