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Updates — COVID-19 Closures and Notices

UPDATE — 8:03 AM — March 25, 2020

The Herald Record will be closed today (as usual) and tomorrow, March 26th. We will reopen on Friday March 27th. If you have subscription payments or articles for next week please drop them though the mail drop in the door, email them or fax them to us. Thanks! (and stay well!)

Update — 8:01 AM — March 25, 2020

Rt. 23 Country Store in Center Point is open. We are talking precautions to help protect our customers. We ask if you have food orders to please call ahead. Otherwise we are here should anyone need anything. God bless you & prayers for health. — Kathy Smith

UPDATE — 6:30 PM March 24, 2020

UPDATE — 3:45PM March 24, 2020

Community Resources will be practicing Physical Distancing — Free Tax Service Suspended — Appointments will be rescheduled. Emergencies can call 304-873-3439 or emailing [email protected]

UPDATE: 10:13AM — March 24, 2020

Doddridge County Parks: Beginning March 24th, all group meetings and activities will be cancelled through April 30th; Lone Pine Campground will not be accepting camping guests through April 30th; beginning May 1st Campground will only accept RV Campers; Yurts closed until emergency is lifted; and restrooms and playgrounds are closed.

UPDATE: 12:37 PM March 22, 2020

WVU Hospitals Closed to visitors as of March 23, 2020

Update 1047 PM 3/21/20

The North Bend Rail Trail Meeting for March 25th ion West Union has been cancelled. D.J. Allen, Sec. NBRT

Update 9:30PM 3/21/20

Blandville, Smithburg and Emmanuel United Methodist Churches will not be holding Services 3/22/20

Gabriel Project WILL be OPEN Tuesday, March 24th — 10AM to 3PM — Practicing Social Distancing — call ahead — 304-873-1245

Update 10:00 AM, March 20, 2020

Doddridge County Courthouse — Beginning March 23, 2020 — Closed to Public Until Further Notice — Will post more information later in the day.

Community Resources — Limiting Interaction — Open by Appointment — call 304-873-3439

Center Point Outpost Public Library — Closed Until Further Notice

All Hair, Nail and Beauty Salons Closed by Order from State.

Updated March 19, 2020 

Sunbridge Nursing Home – Closed to Visitors – Snacks can be dropped off. 

Doddridge County Library – Until Further Notice— Open — Monday – 3-7PM  and Tuesday through Friday 12-4PM – No Meetings and No Events – drive through possible by calling in. (304) 873- 1941

Doddridge Extension Service  —  All Events/Programscancelled

West Union Grade School Gym – Closed until further notice.

Starting Points Food Pantry – Open M-W-F – 10am to 12 pm

Doddridge County Park – Meetings and activities will be cancelled until March 31st – Lone Pine Campgrounds will not be accepting guests through April 30th. Dates may be extended as necessary.

Doddridge County LEPC – 2nd Quarter Meeting Cancelled – Will notify concerning 3rd Quarter meeting. 

Doddridge County Republican Lincoln Day Dinner – Cancelled

Doddridge County Health Department – Doors locked – For service call 304-873-1531

Doddridge County Senior Citizens – Medical Transports to Continue – All Events cancelled – Pick up Lunches only. 

Oxford  Grange – Meet Your Candidate – Cancelled

Doddridge County Fair Board – Meeting Cancelled

Doddridge County Museum – Closed till further notice.  History or Genealogy questions? Call 304-873-1540. 

Gyms & Recreational Facilities – Closed by Governor Justice. 


All Restaurants closed for inside dining — Pick up and Deliveries allowed. 

All Bars and Casinos Closed

Tease Me Hair Salon – Closed March 18 and to reevaluate on Sunday March 22nd

West Union Bank – Limiting all lobby access after March 23rd (By appointment only) – Drive throughs normal hours – walk ups in closest lane to bank (Please use caution) and to be reevaluated in 2 weeks. 

Federal/State Offices

WV DMV – Regional Offices closed – effective 3/19/20 – Please use online resources. 

Social Security Offices —  All offices closed to public starting March 17For Service: or contact your local field office.  

WV DNR Hunter Safety Classes – Cancelled until Further Notice

Information on current webpage

WVU Hospitals – Notice to Visitors 

Louis Johnson VA Med Center – Notice to Visitors  

Doddridge County Schools and Meal Service