First Positive Coronavirus Case Confirmed In Eastern Panhandle

WV Governor Jim Justice announced the first coronavirus case has been confirmed in the eastern panhandle on Tuesday, March 17.

Justice mandated that all restaurants and bars should close dine-in services. Casinos will be closed as well. Justice said we have the power to combat COVID-19 by staying away from each other and practicing good hygiene.

The specific county or city with the coronavirus case has not been specified.