Athens School Delays, School Closings & Parking Bans

School Delays, Closings and Weather Cancellations for Athens TN

Click here to refresh school closings and delays

Check frequently for updated information on school delays, early dismissals, school closings, and school cancellations in Athens Tennessee due to winter and inclement weather, as well as other emergencies related to Athens & the surrounding Mcminn County TN area. Find out quickly below if snow, cold or other weather emergencies is causing winter snow delays or closings at your school in Athens.


Check for announcements on government closings, business cancellations, winter Athens parking bans and winter delays throughout Athens TN from the following Athens area media stations.

Coronavirus News for Athens

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

Coronavirus in Tennessee: State to require widespread COVID-19 testing at all nursing home, long-term care facilities

RELATED: New data released on long-term care facilities impacted by COVID-19 in TN ... Athens, residents are – and have always been – our highest priority. We are working closely with the ... More info »

WATE 6 On Your Side - 04/29/2020 10:51am

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 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

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 »

wdef.com - 05/04/2020 04:21am

About a third of Tennessee coronavirus deaths are linked to long-term care facilities

This is the breakdown of facilities with the top COVID-19 cases in Tennessee: Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation and Healing - 163 cases; 23 deaths Life Care Center of Athens - 115 cases ... More info »

Tennessean - 05/15/2020 10:00am

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

'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 »

10 News - 04/28/2020 12:20pm

Tennessee doctor faces COVID-19 after helping patients in New York

I knew the amount of coronavirus they had up there and the ... Bill Lee's decision to reopen Tennessee leaves a lot of questions. Here's what we know and don't. We can't stay indoors forever ... More info »

Tennessean - 04/28/2020 04:08am
Type in your Search Keyword(s) and Press Enter...
Community Life

School Closings
View our updated school closings list.

Local Schools
Find education near you.

Local Groups
View all the organizations in your community.

Businesses
VFind popular businesses near you.

Jobs
Looking to work locally? Try these listings we found.