A Wilkes County resident has tested positive for COVID-19.

Wilkes County Health Director Rachel Willard announced Monday that it's the first positive case in the county.

The following numbers are as of Friday afternoon, and you should check your local health department for updates.

There are three cases confirmed in Caldwell County. In the High Country, 5 confirmed cases in Watauga,  2 in Alleghany County, and 1 in Mitchell.

In Tennessee counties neighboring the High Country, there is one confirmed case in Carter County, 2 cases in Johnson County, and 1 in Unicoi County.