There were Four (4) new cases reported in Grant County. Officials continue to receive notification of some cases of the UK Variant Strain of COVID.
1,439 Total COVID Cases
• 1176 Confirmed Positive COVID cases
• 263 Probable COVID cases (Probable cases are those that have a positive result from a rapid antigen test).
• 1,391 Total Recovered
• 17 Active Cases
• 27 Deaths listed as COVID related
Please, if you suspect that you may have COVID, get tested and contact your primary care provider as there are treatments to prevent complications.
Free Community Testing Viking Field Parking Lot Tuesdays 11- 5 Fridays 11-3
The Hampshire County Health Department has confirmed two new deaths due to complications of COVID-19. The deceased are a 97year-old man and a 78 year-old woman both from Romney, WV. This will be the thirty-sixth and thirty- seventh COVID-19 related death for Hampshire County. These deaths were just reported to the state and occurred earlier in the month.
The Hampshire County Health Department extends their deepest sympathies to the family and friends for their loss. We ask that everyone please respect this life lost by taking care of one another and wearing your masks, limiting your gatherings, and social distancing.