Coffee County has a total of 725 confirmed COVID-19 cases, as of Aug. 26, according to the department of health. The number of active cases is 278, 441 people have recovered, and six people have died.
The active cases are 0.49% of the population, and if that rate stays steady, schools will return to normal operations.
The total COVID-19 case count for Tennessee is 147,353 as of August 26, 2020 including 1,648 deaths, 6,603 hospitalizations and 109,765 recovered. [Percent positive for today is 8.02%.] For additional data: www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html.