The State of Tennessee notified the Cheatham County Health Department on Wednesday of the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Cheatham County, county mayor Kerry McCarver posted on his Facebook page.

Additional details have not been released.

In response, beginning Thursday, March 19, all Cheatham County Government buildings will be closed to the public. The courts will continue to operate and include the public per directive from the State Supreme Court. The County Health Department will remain open to the public. All emergency services will continue as normal.

All other services will be suspended with no public access to county buildings through Friday, April 3.

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