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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 2, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Eight of those confirmed cases have recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 1,057, up from 1,054.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 32 positive, 1,527 negative, 20 recovered; Lincoln — 28 positive, 1,311 negative, 21 recovered; Marshall — 32 positive, 1,059 negative, 25 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 102 positive, 3,044 negative, 66 recovered.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 24,375 positive tests, 437,761 negative tests, 381 fatalities and 15,916 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 1,820,523 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 105,644 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 6,325,303 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 377,460 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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