Coronavirus News for Athens

Vanderbilt: Too soon to know how reopening of TN businesses will impact COVID-19 spread

Researchers at Vanderbilt University released a new modeling report on Wednesday indicating that while the growth of COVID-19 ... Tennessee came from an outbreak at a nursing home in Athens. More info »

10 News - 05/13/2020 04:44am

TN health departments still waiting for mass testing at nursing homes for COVID-19

Across Tennessee, 60 residents have died due to coronavirus; four of those were at the Life Care Center in Athens. The state doesn't update their numbers daily on nursing home cases; they update ... More info »

WRCB - 05/05/2020 03:41pm

Life Care of Athens, Tennessee, has 54 residents who tested positive for COVID-19

"We are strictly following guidelines from the CDC, the Tennessee State Department of Health and the local department of health to protect the safety of our residents and associates." Testing for ... More info »

Knox News - 05/04/2020 12:00pm

COVID-19 Cases at Life Care Center at Athens Continues to Rise

ATHENS, Tennessee (WDEF) – The number of COVID-19 cases at Life Care Center of Athens continues to rise with 70 residents now testing positive along with 42 staff members. Four residents have died. More info » - 05/04/2020 04:21am

TN Coronavirus: Cases jump by 10.8% to 11,891

There have been several coronavirus hotspots at senior care facilities. In East Tennessee, the Life Care Center in Athens said the number of employees who have tested positive for COVID-19 has ... More info »

WATE 6 On Your Side - 05/01/2020 07:06am

Two residents die of COVID-19 amid outbreak at nursing home in Athens, Tennessee

Based on numbers released by the state last week, the outbreak at Life Care of Athens ranks as one of the worst among assisted living facilities in Tennessee ... than 10" COVID-19 patients ... More info »

Knox News - 04/29/2020 07:19am

2 Residents Have Died, 2 Are Hospitalized After COVID-19 Outbreak At Life Care Center Of Athens, Tn.

Two residents have died and two others are hospitalized after an outbreak of COVID-19 ... Center of Athens. Jeffery Ricks, executive director, said, "We are working closely with the Tennessee ... More info » - 04/29/2020 07:58am

'This thing really is real' | 54 infected as COVID-19 spreads in East TN nursing home

ATHENS, Tenn ... Inside, nearly two-thirds of the residents have coronavirus. Life Care Centers, based in Cleveland, Tennessee, runs this facility and 200 others including the assisted ... More info »

WFMY News2 - 04/28/2020 08:15am

Coronavirus kills 2 Tennessee nursing home residents, 70 cases reported

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. The novel coronavirus has claimed the lives of at least two residents at a Tennessee nursing home. More info »

Fox News - 04/30/2020 04:06am

Coronavirus fears may hinder U.S. 11 Antique Alley yard sale that covers five states

The weather forecast may be ideal, but amid coronavirus fears ... owner of Hot Spot Antique Mall in Athens, Tennessee. "I've talked to a couple of people online, and as far as they're concerned ... More info »

Times Free Press - 05/11/2020 12:00pm

One firefighter sustains minor injuries after house fire on East Beaver Creek Drive

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – UPDATE: Rural Metro Fire responded to a house fire on the 700 block of East Beaver Creek Drive around 6:51 p.m. When crews arrived at the scene they found heavy fire ... More info »

WATE 6 On Your Side - 04/29/2020 11:09am

55 More Coronavirus Cases Raise Hamilton County Total To 772; Deaths Remain At 15; Patients In Intensive Care At Record 13; Memphis Has 11 More Deaths

There are now 13 patients in Intensive Care in Chattanooga hospitals - the highest number yet. Deaths remain at 15. County Mayor Jim Coppinger said the #15 was an earlier death at a Chattanooga ... More info » - 05/27/2020 08:02am
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Athens Town Facts

Athens, Tennessee. Population for Athens from the last gathering is 13220. You can view Athens venues that host many Athens TN events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Athens page on Zillow. Currently Athens has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $171,017. More real estate facts about Athens: The number of properties currently for sale in Athens is 472. The median homes for sale listing price is $139,900. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Athens consisting of 291 with an average listing price for these house of $179,830. Out of the 65 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Athens is $189,818. Interest rates for Athens are at historic lows as well.

Athens Tennessee has a latitude of 35.453601837158 and a longitude of -84.601699829102. View the full profile

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