Officials: Essential services continue to be ‘stretched’ by COVID

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 07, 2022 9:23 AM CT | Published: January 06, 2022 5:02 PM CT

High COVID-19 case numbers are not only affecting staffing at testing sites but at area police agencies, fire departments and hospitals, Memphis and Shelby County officials said Thursday, Jan. 6.


COVID Shelby County Health Deparatment COVID-19 Joint Task Force Dr. Michelle Taylor Doug McGowen
Jasmine McCraven

Jasmine McCraven

Jasmine McCraven considers herself to be a music enthusiast and believes that she makes the best playlists ever. She is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State, but couldn’t wait to move back home to Memphis for the best food and culture in Tennessee.


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