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We will be updating this story as more cases are confirmed in the Local 6 area.

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area officials have announced the temporary shutdown of facilities, campgrounds, and developed camping areas effective immediately for the safety of visitors and staff.

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The Tennessee Department of Health says one person has died of COVID-19 in Obion County.

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, meanwhile, announced a partnership with the Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association, Tennessee Retail Association and Hospitality TN to help unemployed people fill jobs that are in demand during the crisis.

“Everything is possible, you just need to work hard and believe.” Those are words of wisdom from Anaïs Bocher, a French student studying abroad at a local university. She hasn’t let COVID-19 stand in the way of following her dreams while she’s in America.

The Sheriff's Office says 43-year-old Christy G. Jones (AKA: Christy G. King) was last seen by family in late 2019. They say the family has not seen or heard from her in several months. 

The Weakley County School District in Tennessee has announced schools will be closed starting Tuesday after Gov. Bill Lee recommended all schools "close as soon as possible."