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P.O. Box 1776, Logan, WV  25601

©2020 by Logan Broadcasting Corporation

 

PRIMARY ELECTION MOVED TO JUNE 9TH

SCHOOL CLOSURES ALSO EXTENDED TO AT LEAST APRIL 30TH

 

STAY AT HOME ORDER IN EFFECT

ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES:

 

• HEALTHCARE, PUBLIC HEALTH OPERATIONS AND HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES

• GROCERY STORES AND PHARMACIES

• FOOD, BEVERAGE AND AGRICULTURE

• ESSENTIAL GOVERNMENT FUNCTIONS

• HUMAN SERVICES ORGANIZATIONS AND CHILDCARE FACILITIES AND PROVIDERS

• ESSENTIAL INFRASTRUCTURE

• COAL MINING AND COAL•FIRED ELECTRIC GENERATION FACILITIES

• MANUFACTURE, DISTRIBUTION AND SUPPLY CHAIN FOR CRITICAL PRODUCTS AND INDUSTRIES

• TRANSPORTATION AND TRAVEL•RELATED BUSINESS AND GAS STATIONS

• FINANCIAL AND INSURANCE INSTITUTIONS

• HARDWARE AND SUPPLY STORES

• CRITICAL TRADES

• MAIL, POST, SHIPPING, LOGISTICS, DELIVERY AND PICK•UP SERVICES

• RELIGIOUS ENTITIES

• EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

• LAUNDRY SERVICES

• SUPPLIES TO WORK FROM HOME

• SUPPLIES FOR ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES AND OPERATIONS

• HOME•BASED CARE AND SERVICES

• RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES AND SHELTERS

• PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

• MEDIA AND FIRST AMENDMENT PROTECTED SPEECH

• HOTELS AND MOTELS

• FUNERAL SERVICES

 

PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES:

 

• AMUSEMENT RIDES

• CARNIVALS

• ZOOS

• MUSEUMS

• ARCADES

• FAIRS POOL HALLS

• BINGO HALLS

• MALLS(UNLESS STORES HAVE AN OUTDOOR ENTRANCE AND PROVIDE ESSENTIAL SERVICES AND PRODUCTS)

• CHILDREN’S PLAY CENTERS

• PLAYGROUNDS

• BOWLING ALLEYS

• MOVIE AND OTHER THEATERS

• CONCERT AND MUSIC HALLS

• ADULT ENTERTAINMENT VENUES

• RACETRACKS

• SOCIAL CLUBS

 

CANCELLATIONS/POSTPONEMENTS

 

 

• LOGAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER IS SUSPENDING MOMMY-&-ME AND NEW BEGINNINGS CLASSES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

• PRE-K ENROLLMENT FOR LOGAN-AREA STUDENTS POSTPONED

 

• LITTLE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL HAS ADVISED ALL LEAGUES TO SUSPEND ACTIVITIES INDEFINITELY

 

• C.R.H.S.'S PRODUCTION OF INTO THE WOODS HAS BEEN POSTPONED. NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER.

 

• GREAT BIG SMALL BUSINESS CONFERENCE AT CHIEF LOGAN LODGE RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 9TH.

 

• THE JUSTICE ADDITION GIRL SCOUT TROOP'S DRIVE•THRU COOKIE BOOTH HAS BEEN CANCELLED

 

• THE AMERICAN LEGION POST 19'S ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

 

• PAWS SQUAD BINGO EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THEY HOPE TO HOLD THE EVENT ON MAY 2ND.

 

• PIKEVILLE, KY'S HILLBILLY DAYS 2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR NOW. MAY BE RESCHEDULED FOR FALL.

 

• PICKIN' IN THE PARK CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

• LOGAN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS SUSPENDED LEADERSHIP LOGAN SESSIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

 

 

CLOSURES/HOURS CHANGES

 

 

GOV'T DIRECTIVES & CLOSURES/SERVICES

 

 

• GOV. JIM JUSTICE HAS DIRECTED ALL RESTAURANTS AND BARS TO CLOSE DINING AREAS FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE. DRIVE-THRU, WALK-IN TAKE-OUT AND DELIVERY WILL STILL BE OFFERED AT MOST ESTABLISHMENTS.

 

ALL GYMS, HEALTH CLUBS, RECREATIONAL FACILITIES, BARBER SHOPS, HAIR AND NAIL SALONS, STATE PARK LODGES AND CAMPGROUNDS HAVE ALSO BEEN DIRECTED TO CLOSE - ALONG WITH THE HATFIELD-MCCOY TRAIL SYSTEM. STATE PARKS, THOUGH, REMAIN OPEN.

ANY OUT-OF-STATE TRAVELERS COMING TO WEST VIRGINIA FROM COVID-19 HOTSPOTS LIKE NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, LOUISIANA AND OTHERS MUST SELF-QUARANTINE FOR AT LEAST TWO WEEKS. STATE POLICE HAVE BEEN DIRECTED TO ENFORCE THAT ORDER.

 

 

• THE U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SBA) OFFERS LOW-INTEREST FEDERAL DISASTER LOANS TO WEST VIRGINIA SMALL BUSINESSES SUFFERING SUBSTANTIAL ECONOMIC INJURY AS A RESULT OF THE COVID-19.

 

ELIGIBILITY IS BASED ON THE FINANCIAL IMPACT OF COVID-19. THE INTEREST RATE IS 3.75% FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, AND 2.75% FOR PRIVATE NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS.

 

APPLICANTS MAY APPLY ONLINE, RECEIVE ADDITIONAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE INFORMATION, AND DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS AT DISASTERLOAN.SBA.GOV/ELA - OR CALL SBA’S CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER AT (800) 659-2955

 

 

• THE WEST VIRGINIA DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES HAS CLOSED ALL REGIONAL OFFICES.

 

MOST TRANSACTIONS CAN BE DONE ONLINE OR MAILED IN AND DO NOT REQUIRE A TRIP TO A REGIONAL OFFICE.

 

A FULL LIST OF ONLINE SERVICES MAY BE FOUND BY GOING TO DMV.WV.GOV. OR CALL 1-800-642-9066.

 

 

• THE WEST VIRGINIA BUREAU OF SENIOR SERVICES IS WORKING WITH FEDERAL AND COUNTY ENTITIES TO ENSURE THAT HOME-DELIVERIES OF MEALS FOR SENIORS CONTINUE -- AND THAT CONGREGATE SITE PARTICIPANTS ALSO RECEIVE MEALS. CALL 1-800-877-4304 FOR MORE INFO.
 

 

• SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION OFFICES CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. CLAIMANTS WITH PENDING DISABILITY HEARINGS SHOULD CONTACT THEIR ATTORNEY, OR CALL THE CHARLESTON OFFICE AT 1(888)-527-9325.

 

 

• THE D.N.R. HAS CANCELLED ALL HUNTING EDUCATION COURSES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

 

UTILITIES

 

 

• LOGAN COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE DISTRICT WILL NO LONGER TAKE WALK-IN PAYMENTS. A DROP BOX IS AVAILABLE OUTSIDE. CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO MAIL PAYMENTS, OR PAY WITH A CARD OVER THE PHONE. CALL (304) 946-2641.

 

• BUFFALO CREEK PUBLIC SERVICE DISTRICT WILL NOT ACCEPT WALK-IN PAYMENTS. A DROP-BOX WILL BE AVAILABLE TO CUSTOMERS -- HOWEVER, THIS IS FOR CHECKS AND MONEY ORDERS ONLY. NO CASH. PAY ONLINE AT BUFFALOCREEKPSD.MYRURALWATER.COM.

 

 

HOSPITALS

 

 

• LOGAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HAS IMPLEMENTED A NO-VISITOR POLICY AS A SAFETY PRECAUTION.

 

• BOONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL VISITING HOURS HAVE CHANGED. ON THE INPATIENT FLOOR: ONLY ONE VISITOR PER PATIENT, PER DAY ALLOWED DURING VISITING HOURS (10AM-NOON/4PM-8PM). THE HOSPITAL HAS ALSO INSTITUTED A SOFT-SCREENING PROCESS.

• CAMC HAS INSTITUTED A NO-VISITOR POLICY. IF AN ESSENTIAL CAREGIVER IS NEEDED FOR ASSISTANCE, ONLY ONE PERSON MAY ACCOMPANY A PATIENT AND THE CAREGIVER WILL BE ASKED TO WAIT IN THEIR VEHICLE DURING THE APPOINTMENT.

 

 

 

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES/OTHER

 

 

• BEGINNING MONDAY, MARCH 23 SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE WILL EXTEND SPRING BREAK BY ONE WEEK FOR ALL STUDENTS. CLASSES EXPECTED TO BE FULLY ONLINE BY MONDAY, MARCH 30.

 

• SHEPHERD UNIVERSITY HAS EXTENDED SPRING BREAK AN EXTRA WEEK -- THROUGH MARCH 27TH. STUDENTS WILL FINISH OUT THE SEMESTER EXCLUSIVELY ONLINE. THE UNIVERSITY HAS ALSO RESTRICTED ON-CAMPUS RESIDENCY.

 

• WHEELING UNIVERSITY HAS DIRECTED STUDENTS TO MOVE OFF CAMPUS IF POSSIBLE.

 

• WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY WILL SHIFT TO ONLINE CLASSES FOR MOST STUDENTS FOR THE REST OF THE SPRING SEMESTER BEGINNING MARCH 30TH.

 

• MARSHALL UNIVERSITY CLASSES WILL BE EXCLUSIVELY ONLINE (OR THROUGH ALTERNATIVE FORMATS) THROUGH THE END OF THE SPRING SEMESTER. THE MAY 2ND COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED.

 

 

• BUFFALO CREEK MEMORIAL LIBRARY WILL CLOSE FOR AT LEAST TWO WEEKS. FREE WIFI SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE TO THOSE WHO NEED IT FROM NOON TO 2PM ON MARCH 24 AND 25. HOWEVER, YOU MUST REMAIN OUTSIDE THE BUILDING.

 


 

BUSINESSES/MISC.

• TOWNE-N-COUNTRY WILL DEDICATE THE FIRST HOUR OF OPERATIONS EACH DAY TO SENIORS. 7AM TO 8AM MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. 8AM TO 9AM ON SUNDAY.  CLOSE AT 9PM EACH DAY.

 

 

• WALMART'S STORE HOURS WILL CHANGE (AGAIN). WILL BE ONLY OPEN FROM 7:00AM TO 8:30PM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE SO THAT STORES CAN PROPERLY STOCK AND CLEAN. ALL SHIFTS AND DELIVERIES WILL CONTINUE AS SCHEDULED. ADDITIONALLY, THE STORE HAS SET LIMITS ON CERTAIN PURCHASES, INCLUDING PAPER PRODUCTS, HAND SANITIZER, MILK AND EGGS.

 

• KROGER HAS ALSO CHANGED STORE HOURS. NOW OPEN 7AM TO 10PM FOR STOCKING/CLEANING.

 

• DOLLAR GENERAL HAS ADJUSTED HOURS. THE COMPANY IS "STRONGLY ENCOURAGING" THAT THE FIRST HOUR OF OPERATIONS EACH DAY BE DEDICATED TO SENIORS AND OTHER HIGH-RISK SHOPPERS. STORES WILL CLOSE ONE HOUR EARLY TO GIVE EMPLOYEES ADEQUATE TIME TO CLEAN AND RE•STOCK.

 

• FOOD CITY WILL ALSO DEDICATE THEIR FIRST HOUR OF OPERATIONS TO SENIORS AND HIGH-RISK SHOPPERS.

 

• BURKES OUTLET AT FOUNTAIN PLACE MALL HAS CUT HOURS TO 10AM TO 7PM ON WEEKDAYS, 11AM TO 6PM ON SUNDAYS


• GORDMANS DEPT STORE HAS ADJUSTED HOURS AT LOGAN AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON LOCATIONS: 10AM TO 6PM MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY; NOON TO 6PM ON SUNDAYS.

 

• CHIEF LOGAN REC CENTER CLOSED.

• WHITE EYE CARE HAS REDUCED HOURS. NOW OPEN 8AM TO 1PM. CALL (304)-752-2020 FOR AFTER-HOURS EMERGENCIES.

 

 

• TRACY VICKERS COMMUNITY CENTER IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. SENIORS MAY STILL SIT OUTSIDE THE CENTER AND MEALS WILL BE BROUGHT TO THEM BETWEEN 11AM AND 1PM.

• BLACKHAWK MINING HAS SUSPENDED OPERATIONS INDEFINITELY.

 

SCHOOL

 

 

• ALL WV SCHOOLS CLOSED INDEFINITELY.

 

 

• ANY STUDENT WHO REQUIRES INTERNET ACCESS TO COMPLETE SCHOOL ASSIGNMENTS CAN RECEIVE FREE INTERNET SERVICE FROM SPECTRUM (1-844-488-8395), COMCAST (1-844-488-8395) OR SUDDENLINK (1-888-633-0030).

 

 

 

FEEDING PROGRAMS INFO


 

LOGAN COUNTY SCHOOLS WILL PROVIDE LUNCHES AND NEXT-DAY BREAKFAST TO CHILDREN IN THE AREA MONDAY THRU FRIDAY DURING SCHOOL CLOSURE. BUS DRIVERS WILL LEAVE SCHOOLS AT 10AM. STUDENT MEALS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP AT THE SCHOOLS MON AND TUE FROM 10:3OAM TO 12:30PM.

 

SCHOOL EMPLOYEES WILL VOLUNTEER TO CONTINUE PROVIDING MEALS DURING SPRING BREAK. MEALS FOR BOTH MONDAY AND TUESDAY WILL BE DELIVERED ON MONDAY. MEALS FOR WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WILL BE DELIVERED ON WEDNESDAY. MEALS ARE DELIVERED ALONG REGULAR BUS ROUTES BETWEEN 11AM AND 1PM.

 

 

BOONE COUNTY: ON MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS, LUNCH AND NEXT-DAY BREAKFAST WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP AT MADISON ELEMENTARY, SHERMAN ELEMENTARY AND VAN ELEMENTARY FROM 10:30AM TO 12PM

 

ALL VAN AREA STUDENTS WILL BE SERVICED FROM VAN ELEMENTARY.
 

 

LINCOLN COUNTY: BUSES WILL LEAVE SCHOOLS AT 10:00 A.M. TO DELIVER TO REGULAR BUS ROUTES. PICK UP MEALS AT ALL SCHOOL LOCATIONS FROM 8:30AM TO 9:30AM FOR BREAKFAST AND 12PM TO 1PM FOR LUNCH.

 

MCDOWELL COUNTY: DRIVE THROUGH PICK-UPS AVAILABLE AT ALL LOCATIONS FROM 11AM TO 1PM.
 

 

MINGO COUNTY: PICK-UP IS AVAILABLE AT ALL SCHOOL LOCATIONS FROM 10:30AM TO 12:30PM; ADDITIONAL DELIVERY STOPS/BUS ROUTES MAY BE ADDED LATER IN THE WEEK.
 

 

WAYNE COUNTY: PICK-UP AVAILABLE AT ALL SCHOOL LOCATIONS FROM 12 TO 1PM.

 

 

WYOMING COUNTY: PICK-UP AVAILABLE AT REGULAR BUS ROUTES AND ALL SCHOOL LOCATIONS FROM 10AM TO 1:30PM
 

• CALL (304)-558-3396 OR VISIT WVDE/US/CHILD-NUTRITION FOR MORE INFO ON SITES IN YOUR AREA.

 

 

CHURCHES
 

• NO. 20 WHITMAN CHURCH HAS CANCELLED SERVICES ON WEDNESDAY (18TH), BOTH SERVICES SUNDAY (22ND), AND WEDNESDAY (24TH).

THE CHURCH WILL LIVE-STREAM THEIR SERVICES WITH NO CONGREGATION ON THOSE DATES. 7 PM ON WEDNESDAYS, 11 AM AND 6 PM ON SUNDAY. JOIN THEM LIVE AT 20WHITMANCHURCH.COM

 

 

• CHURCH SERVICES AT MADISON BAPTIST CHURCH HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE; HOWEVER YOU CAN WATCH THE SERVICES ONLINE AT THE CHURCH'S FACEBOOK PAGE.

 

TIMES ARE SUNDAY MORNING AT 11:00 AM; SUNDAY EVENING AT 6:30 PM AND ON WEDNESDAY EVENING AT 6:30 PM.

 

 

• NEW COVENANT FELLOWSHIP'S CLOTHES CLOSET WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR THE NEXT TWO WEEKS. THE CHURCH WILL HAVE A MEAL FOR THE PUBLIC ON THURSDAYS AT 4PM.

 

 

• NIGHBERT MEMORIAL CHURCH'S WEEKLY COMMUNITY DINNERS WILL BE PICK•UP ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. GO TO THE KITCHEN ENTRANCE TO GET A BOX. ALL SUNDAY SERVICES CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. A SERVICE WILL STILL AIR ON WVOW ON MARCH 29TH.

 

 


 

CHARITY

 

 

• THE OMAR COMMUNITY CENTER WILL DELIVER MEALS TO SENIORS AND DISABLED CITIZENS FOR FREE. MESSAGE LARRY ROGERS OR FRANK HENSLEY ON FACEBOOK (WE DO NOT HAVE A PHONE NUMBER YET; BUT ARE WORKING ON IT)

 

 

REQUESTS

 

 

• CHAPMANVILLE TOWERS, A FEDERALLY-ASSISTED HOUSING COMPLEX FOR ELDERLY AND DISABLED CITIZENS. THEY ARE ASKING FOR DONATIONS OF CLEANING SUPPLIES, PERSONAL CARE ITEMS, AND FOOD. DROP OFF AT CHAPMANVILLE TOWERS OFFICE MONDAY - FRIDAY 8AM TO 5PM. YOU MAY ALSO CONTACT KRISTIE OJEDA AT 304-953-3003.

 

 

 

RESOURCES

 

 

DHHR COVID-19 INFORMATION: 

 

HOTLINE: 1-800-887-4304 | WEBSITE: DHHR.WV.GOV/COVID-19

 

 

NON-MEDICAL/NON-EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE

 

DIAL 211 | WEBSITE: WV211.ORG