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Governor Ralph Northam today announced that the Department of General Services’ (DGS) Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services (DCLS) is one of the first public health labs in the nation to use genetic technology to help public health officials better understand and track the scope of th…

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Like the rest of the state, Northumberland County’s schools are closed due to the threat of coronavirus, but that doesn’t mean the schools’ staffs are loafing.

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Flattening the curve only works if people follow the guidelines. As COVID-19 rips through the world it has now claimed the lives of nearly 2,500 Americans as of Monday morning.

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Bay Aging continues to safely maintain, and in some cases bolster, most of its services to help the communities we serve during the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are enrolling people of all ages in Bay Aging’s Meals on Wheels program and arranging special meal deliveries to seniors in some of our a…

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Governor Ralph Northam today issued a statewide Stay at Home order to protect the health and safety of Virginians and mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. The executive order takes effect immediately and will remain in place until June 10, 2020, unless amended or rescin…

In a precedent setting move, Virginia’s Governor Ralph Northam announced that all Virginia schools would be closed for a two-week period beginning March 16th and ending March 27th, 2020. With that news, Westmoreland County Public Schools was plunged with hundreds of other schools into unchar…

Northumberland County’s schools were busy last week and then Governor Ralph Notham, reacting to coronavirus shut them down, until at least the end of the month. The shut down could affect a number of things.

Students in Richmond County Public Schools won’t have to worry about missing out on school meals during the mandatory closure. On Wednesday, RCPS will begin distributing food throughout the community.

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The spread of the Coronavirus (corvid-19) pandemic has influenced the sports world like the US involvement in WWII. The US professional teams began suspending games and postponing opening day on Wednesday night, March 11, 2020. The NBA was first to suspend its season followed by the NHL on T…