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Giles County remained at 12 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, June 1, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Eight of those confirmed cases have recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 1,054, up from 1,038.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 32 positive, 1,519 negative, 20 recovered; Lincoln — 25 positive, 1,288 negative, 18 recovered; Marshall — 31 positive, 1,055 negative, 25 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 99 positive, 3,031 negative, 65 recovered.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 23,554 positive tests, 424,939 negative tests, 367 fatalities and 15,564 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 1,799,747 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 104,702 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 6,229,408 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 373,973 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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