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Giles County increased to 38 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, June 23, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Fourteen of those confirmed cases have now recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 1,592, up from 1,586.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 95 positive, 2,462 negative, 39 recovered, three fatalities; Lincoln — 49 positive, 1,930 negative, 32 recovered; Marshall — 48 positive, 1,529 negative, 35 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 241 positive, 4,361 negative, 120 recovered, two fatalities.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 36,303 total cases, 663,010 negative tests, 542 fatalities and 24,068 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 2,328,562 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 120,913 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 9,157,320 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 473,849 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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