Officers responded to Campbell Clinic on Germantown Road around 10:40 a.m. after police say a man walked inside with a long gun and made threats but never fired any shots. He left before officers arrived.
SCHD Director Dr. Alisa Haushalter spoke to members of the media Wednesday during a virtual news conference, saying she discovered the vaccine waste and doses nearing expiration when preparing for inclement weather.
TDH personnel also found a lack of standard operating procedures for storage and handling of the vaccine, insufficient record keeping and no formal process for management of soon-to-expire vaccine doses.
Tenn. Senator Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown) has presented a bill that would allow first responders to live where they choose, which would ban residency requirements statewide for police officers and firefighters.
Senate Education Committee Chairman Brian Kelsey, R-Germantown, says he sponsored SB 103 following an outcry by students and parents in Shelby County Schools to reopen schools after almost a year of being closed to in-person instruction.
After months of waiting, teachers will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine starting next week. Shelby County is moving into phase 1b of the vaccine distribution plan, which includes other child care staff members and those older than 65.
With temperatures dipping in the single-digits and below-zero, utility companies are struggling to keep up with the demand and warn that rolling blackouts are possible if customers do not immediately turn down their thermostats.