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Giles County remained at 12 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, May 30, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Eight of those confirmed cases have recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 950, up from 944.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 31 positive, 1,429 negative, 20 recovered; Lincoln — 25 positive, 1,261 negative, 18 recovered; Marshall — 31 positive, 1,022 negative, 25 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 89 positive, 2,823 negative, 61 recovered.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 22,566 positive tests, 404,480 negative tests, 364 fatalities and 15,193 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 1,760,740 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 103,472 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 5,999,248 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 367,183 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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