WASHINGTON, D.C. (WVNS)– U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito released a statement after Governor Jim Justice announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in West Virginia. In Gov. Justice statement, the first case is in the Eastern Panhandle, and Gov. Justice decided all restaurants, bars, and casinos will be closed, and will only be allowed to do carry out options.
Gov. Justice released the information on Tuesday, March 17, 2020.