Thrust into uncertainty by COVID-19, one university in Tennessee saw the need to help teachers who have had to change the way they teach. Trevecca Nazarene University recently began offering free training on digital learning for all Tennessee teachers.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Dr. Nate Smith, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Health, updated the public Wednesday afternoon in Jonesboro on the state’s response to the coronavirus, including the latest cases of COVID-19 and deaths.
Gov. Tate Reeves said Mississippi has learned invaluable lessons and strategies after dealing with the coronavirus pandemic now for the last two and a half months, a trial by fire of sorts for states across the U.S.
Fewer people are driving during the pandemic but in Shelby County, there has been a 63% increase in fatal wrecks. The highway patrol is asking all drivers to be extra careful as they investigate why there’s been such a large increase.
The Town of Collierville’s July 3 Independence Day Celebration is canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, but the Town is making plans for a similar celebration in September to celebrate Collierville’s 150th anniversary.
Thousands of Mid-Southerners were in the dark Friday night, thanks to storms that brought down trees and power lines. One family in Wynne, Arkansas was lucky to escape without injury when a tree came crashing down.