Upshur County moves to orange on COVID-19 map with 214 active cases

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Tuesday that 1,011 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. Locally, new cases were reported in Upshur (16), Barbour (13), Lewis (6), Randolph (34) and Webster (2) counties. A total of 214 cases are currently active in Upshur County, according to […]

Two more Upshur County COVID-19 deaths reported Monday

A deadly week for Upshur County continued on Monday, when the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced that two additional residents have died from COVID-19, a 57-year old male and an 85-year old male. Upshur County has reported new deaths each of the past seven days; 19 total residents have now died […]

COVID-19 claims another Upshur County life, DHHR announces Sunday

The number of COVID-19 related deaths in Upshur County continues to increase, with the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announcing Sunday that a 73-year old male has died from the virus. That marks the sixth straight day the county has reported a new death; the virus has now claimed 17 Upshur Countians […]

For the fifth straight day, Upshur County reports the loss of a life from COVID-19

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Saturday that 1,475 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. For the fifth straight day, Upshur County reported a death caused by the virus — a 79-year old female. Sixteen county residents have now died from COVID-19, according to the DHHR. […]

Upshur and Lewis counties report new COVID-19 deaths on Friday

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Friday that 1,430 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. The DHHR also reported two new COVID-19 deaths locally — a 67-year old male from Upshur County and a 77-year old female from Lewis County. Locally, new cases were reported in […]

91-year-old Upshur County woman among Thursday’s COVID-19 deaths

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Thursday that 827 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. Another Upshur County resident has died from the virus, the DHHR said — a 91-year-old female. She was among 31 deaths reported statewide on Thursday. “As we face another difficult day, […]