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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 3, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Eight of those confirmed cases have recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 1,062, up from 1,057.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 33 positive, 1,531 negative, 22 recovered; Lincoln — 29 positive, 1,299 negative, 21 recovered; Marshall — 33 positive, 1,069 negative, 26 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 105 positive, 3,073 negative, 67 recovered.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 24,822 positive tests, 445,957 negative tests, 388 fatalities and 16,319 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 1,841,629 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 106,696 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 6,445,457 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 382,451 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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