The first known case of COVID-19 has happened in our local area.
A local resident of Clifton Forge, Tom Greenwood, a longtime Covington Middle School and Alleghany High School Math teacher as well as football coach is in critical condition with COVID-19.
Greenwood has been quarantining himself for over two weeks now before being diagnosed with COVID-19.
Our prayers are sent out to Mr. Greenwood.
Please follow the protocol for COVID-19. Wash your hands every so often. Do not touch your face if they’re dirty. Keep a distance of three feet or more around someone who is ill, refrain from ten or more people in a building/room and continue to practice social distancing.
Keep up with us throughout this scary time in our world for all your Local COVID-19 coverage.
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