“IS IT TRUE” MAY 11, 2020

first_imgWe hope that today’s “IS IT TRUE” will provoke honest and open dialogue concerning issues that we, as responsible citizens of this community, need to address in a rational and responsible way? IS IT TRUE if people continue to conduct their personal business as they did in the past they could catch this deadly virus and could conceivably become very sick or even die?IS IT TRUE that “Government can’t do for people what they should do for themselves”?  …please wear a mask, put on gloves, stay in as much as possible, and practice safe distancing? IS IT TRUE that a total of 1,379 Hoosiers have been confirmed to have died of COVID-19, an increase of 17 over the previous day?  …that another 129 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record? … that death is reported based on when data are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days?IS IT TRUE that ISHD reported that only 3,851 people living in Vanderburgh County have been tested for the COVID–19?  …that 185 people have tested positive for the COVID -19 virus and only 2 people have died?  …about 182,000 people live in Vanderburgh County? IS IT TRUE the reality of coronavirus is that it will reach every location in the nation that has airports and interstate travel?…that Vanderburgh, Warrick and Posey County, Indiana are no exception to this rule? …at this point, scientific evidence points to more cases will continue to spread more broadly? Footnote: City-County Observer Comment Policy. Be kind to people. No personal attacks or harassment will not be tolerated and shall be removed from our site. IS IT TRUE according to the ISDH officials only 140,029 Hoosiers out of 6.7 million people living in Indiana have been tested for the COVID-19 virus?  …one could only surmise what the results would be if the majority of the remaining 6.7 million Hoosier were tested for the COVID -19 virus? IS IT TRUE that the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced yesterday that 402 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories?  …this brings to 24,126 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total? We understand that sometimes people don’t always agree and discussions may become a little heated.  The use of offensive language, insults against commenters will not be tolerated and will be removed from our site.center_img Any comments posted in this column do not represent the views or opinions of the City-County Observer or our advertisers. IS IT TRUE we shouldn’t let the Coronavius pandemic manage us but its time we start managing it? ….behavioral risk mitigation strategies are the best option for slowing the spread of this disease?  …we give our full support and best wishes to the “Evansville Re-Open Task Force” and hope that they will succeed?IS IT TRUE to date, a disappointing 140,029 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 135,686 on Saturday? …this figure amounts to about 2% of the total population of Indiana? …so far an astounding 18% of the Hoosiers tested positive with the COVID-19 virus? FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare IS IT TRUE that mere 895 people living in Warrick County took the test for the COVI(D -19 virus and 123 tested positive?  …as of yesterday, 20 people have died so far in Warrick County? …that 68,000 people live in Warrick County?IS IT TRUE in Posey County only 212 people were tested for the COVI(D -19 virus?  …15 people tested positive?…so far that no death has been reported in Posey County?  …that around 26,000 live in Posey County? IS IT TRUE a widely cited scientific model is predicting that Indiana reopening is projected to increase COVID -19 virus deaths by 543%?  …we hope and pray that this prediction will prove to have very little has no scientific or mathematical value? IS IT TRUE one of the reasons why Coranvius is considered to be deadly is because currently there are no known Vaccines to protect us against It?IS IT TRUE that 14,000 people have volunteered to be infected with coronavirus?  …they want to be part of a “human challenge trial,” of an ethically controversial vaccine test that infects people with a virus that doesn’t yet have a cure?  ….if selected these volunteers will be part of a “human challenge trial by using a method of vaccine testing that would deliberately infect people with the coronavirus as a means of accelerating development?…we consider these Voleneeters to be true American “HEROS”?IS IT TRUE a proposed contractual agreement was listed on the Public Works Board agenda and was ratified by the Board?  …this contractural agreement was between Lawman Security Consulting of Evansville and the City of Evansville (DMD)?  …this agreement gave Lawman Security Consulting the authority to provide security at Sartor Retreat House that is currently housing homeless persons needing to isolate due to the COVID-19 epidemic?  …this contract states that Lawman Security Consulting would receive $30,000.00 a month for services rendered? …we are extremely puzzled why hasn’t this legal and binding contract been consummated by the Evansville DMD with Lawman Security Consulting?IS IT TRUE that Abraham Lincoln once said: “Let the people know the truth and the people will be safe”?IS IT TRUE when the people fear the Government we have Tyranny!  When the Government fears the people we have Liberty?IS IT TRUE our “READERS POLLS” are non-scientific but trendy?Today’s “Readers Poll” question is: Which state do you feel that has been more forthcoming about the current status of the deadly COVID-19 virus?Please take time and read our articles entitled “STATEHOUSE FILES, LAW ENFORCEMENT, “READERS POLL”, BIRTHDAYS, HOT JOBS”, EDUCATION, OBITUARIES and “LOCAL SPORTS”.You now are able to subscribe to get the CCO daily.If you would like to advertise on the CCO please contact us at City-County [email protected]last_img read more