Remember the COVID toll in Tennessee on this ‘more normal’ Thanksgiving

Tennessee Department of Health data as of Nov. 18, 2021. Graphic created with Flourish Studio.

While Tennesseans look toward enjoying a more normal Thanksgiving Holiday this week with family feasts and fellowship, take a moment to remember the those who have died of COVID-19 during the pandemic and to ponder what is yet to come. As of last Thursday, 7,708 women and 9,113 men have died of COVID in Tennessee,… Continue reading Remember the COVID toll in Tennessee on this ‘more normal’ Thanksgiving

COVID-19 vaccinations by day in Knox County

Coronavirus virus image from the CDC

Here’s a look at how COVID-19 vaccinations are going in Knox County, according to the Tennessee Deparmtent of Health. They can’t come fast enough; the rolling seven-day average as of Dec. 21 was 23.11% of the coronaivrus tests were coming back positive. (Simple visualization using Google Flourish.)