SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Sullivan County Health Department, Northeast Regional Health Office and several local county and city mayors will be hosting a press conference at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.
According to a release from the Sullivan County Health Department, local leaders and health experts will be holding a briefing at the health department in Blountville.
Leaders joining in the conference include:
- Richard Venable – Sullivan County Mayor
- Margaret Feierabend – Bristol, TN Mayor
- Pat Shull – Kingsport Mayor
- Irene Wells – Bluff City Mayor
- Jenny Brock – Johnson City Mayor
- Joe Grandy – Washington County Mayor
- Chuck Vest – Jonesborough Mayor
Officials said in the release that citizens ought to continue to socially distance themselves and practice good hygiene.
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