Local Chester County COVID positives exceed 500


Tuesday afternoon data from the Tennessee Department of Health, indicates the number of COVID-19 cases in Chester County has surpassed 500. According to the report, there are a total of 538 positive cases, up 75 from this time last week. Four hundred forty-five cases are now listed as inactive locally, with only 85 remaining active. There have been eight deaths related to the coronavirus pandemic in Chester County.