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AREA CANCELLATIONS AND CLOSURES
UPDATED 5/26/2020 1:50 pm
Due to Covid-19: The Coalton Town Council has voted to cancel the 26th annual Coalton Days Celebration this year, in order to comply with the governor’s Safe Measure and to do our part to protect and safeguard everyone. The events were scheduled to run from June 9th – June 13th 2020.
Tygart Valley Chapter of NWTF has cancelled their annual JAKES DAY, which was scheduled for June 27th.
Treasure on the Mountain Early Bird Extension Snowshoe Foundations Board of Directors has extended the Early Bird Drawing to May 29th.
BLUE AND GRAY REUNION- Given the current situation with the Covid-19 virus, the Blue and Gray Reunion Committee has canceled the Reunion for 2020. We hope to have your support for the 2021 Reunion June 3 thru June 6, 2021.
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, WALMART WILL BE LIMITING THE NUMBER OF CUSTOMERS IN THEIR STORES AT ONE TIME. STORES WILL ALLOW NO MORE THAN ABOUT 20% OF THEIR STORE’S CAPACITY INTO THE STORE AT ONE TIME. (THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE WILL BE DETERMINED BASED ON THE SIZE OF THE STORE). THERE WILL BE ONE ENTRY AND ONE EXIT FROM THE STORE. CUSTOMERS WILL BE DIRECTED TO THE ENTRY DOOR AND EXIT DOOR BY ASSOCIATES.ONCE THE STORE HAS REACHED IT’S CAPACITY AT THIS NUMER, SHOPPERS WILL LINE UP OUTSIDE….. MAINTAINING THE SOCIAL DISTANCE OF AT LEAST 6 FEET. SHOPPERS WILL BE ADMITTED BY STORE ASSOCIATES AS ONE EXITS. FOR EXAMPLE, WHEN ONE CUSTOMER EXITS, ONE CUSTOMER WILL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER. PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND COURTEOUS TO WALMART EMPLOYEES, AND OTHER SHOPPERS.
TYGART VALLEY SANITATION, UNDER ORDERS FROM THE WV PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, WILL NOT BE PICKING UP ANY BULK ITEMS (NO FURNITURE, APPLIANCES, ETC). ADDITIONALLY, FOR NORMAL RESIDENTIAL GARBAGE PICK UP… ALL TRASH MUST BE IN A GARBAGE BAG, TIED OFF OR SEALED. NO LOOSE TRASH, OR NON-TRASH BAGS (NO PAPER OR STORE BAGS). THIS IS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Country Roads Transit Call 636-6472. 24 hours in advance for a ride, however loop runs are suspended at this time.
Citizens Bank of WV will be open in Drive Thru. Open in Lobby by appointment ONLY starting March 20
Social Security Offices Closed to Public offering online and phone services
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum will remain closed to public
Beverly VFD Bingo cancelled for the next 2 Mondays
Junior Fire Dept. Bingo cancelled for the next 2 Saturdays
Elkins Bowling Alley Closed for at least 2 weeks
Camp Pioneer events for the next 2 weeks Cancelled
Elkins City Hall Closed to Public
Phil Gainer Community Event Center Closed
Davis Medical Center has implemented a drive-thru pre-screening process for coronavirus on their campus in Elkins. pre-screening will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 7 days/week
The Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB will be closed beginning immediately until at least May 5th
WV Strawberry Festival moved to May 2021
Elkins Cinema 8 Closed to Public
Upshur Cinema 6 Closed to Public
All events at Homestead Community Center Postponed
Elkins Public Library Closed to Public until further notice
Educational Services for Veterans
West Virginia Veterans Upward Bound is one hundred percent federally funded to help veterans enter and succeed in college. Educational options plus refresher classes to prepare for college courses. Call 1-800-624-3157 and ask for Veterans Upward Bound.