Coronavirus News for Galax

Mount Rogers Health District to continue drive-thru testing for COVID-19 in Washington, Galax

MARION, Va. (WJHL) – Mount Rogers Health District is offering drive-thru testing for COVID-19 in Galax and Washington County, but with strict limitations. These sites are closed to the public ... More info »

WJHL-TV - 05/09/2020 07:16am

Galax’s Old Fiddlers’ Convention canceled due to coronavirus

GALAX, Va. – For only the second time in its 85-year history, the Old Fiddlers’ Convention in Galax has been canceled. The first time it was canceled was during World War II due to travel ... More info »

WSLS 10 - 05/12/2020 02:19am

Galax Fiddlers' Convention, Fincastle fireworks canceled over COVID-19 concerns

The 2020 Old Fiddlers Convention sponsored by the Galax Moose Lodge #733 has been canceled because of concerns over COVID-19. Organizers say they believe this is in the best interest of everyone ... More info »

WDBJ - 05/12/2020 05:26am

Mount Rogers Health District confirms COVID-19 community spread in Galax, Virginia

MARION, Va. (WJHL) — The Mount Rogers Health District confirmed community transmission of COVID-19 in Galax and surrounding ... “Southwest Virginia is not immune to COVID-19. More info »

WJHL-TV - 04/25/2020 07:28am

Virginia to require face coverings; two more Sussex deaths reported: coronavirus news

Coronavirus news from Maryland, Delaware, Virginia for May 26: Va. Shore reports 32 more cases, no new deaths; Northam to make mask announcement. More info »

DelmarvaNow - 05/26/2020 08:04am

Growing number of local summer events canceling amid coronavirus concerns

SALEM, Va. – The fate of major summer ... in July and the Old Fiddlers’ Convention in Galax in August will not happen because of the coronavirus. Jones “It’s disappointing to everyone ... More info »

WSLS 10 - 05/12/2020 10:52am

Virginia Reports Biggest Daily Spike in New Coronavirus Cases as Governor Issues Face Mask Requirements

An additional 1,615 cases were reported in Virginia, the state's highest daily increase in new cases since the pandemic began. More info »

Newsweek - 05/26/2020 09:30am

Coronavirus live updates: Northam require masks in Virginia; DC reports no new deaths

WASHINGTON — The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading across the DMV, leading to unprecedented changes to our everyday life to reduce the disease. This blog details the latest updates from D.C., ... More info »

WUSA9 - 05/26/2020 10:48am

DC, Northern Virginia May Reopen Friday If Coronavirus Data Trends Continue

Life could inch closer to normal in D.C. and Northern Virginia starting Friday.  The District has reached 13 days of sustained decrease in community spread of the coronavirus, city officials announced ... More info »

NBC Washington - 05/26/2020 05:25am

Northam says Northern Virginia can begin reopening on Friday

Communities in Northern Virginia can begin easing their pandemic-related shutdowns on Friday, Gov. Ralph Northam said, arguing that the region is seeing a decline in hospitalizations and the ... More info »

Washington Post - 05/26/2020 11:34am

Chesapeake man almost loses hope amid pandemic, United Way steps in to help

The coronavirus pandemic has left countless people in situations they never thought they’d be in. The United Way is stepping up to help those in need, like ... More info »

WAVY - 05/26/2020 11:27am

National coronavirus updates: Masks to be required 'where people can congregate in groups' in Virginia

There have been more than 1.6 million coronavirus cases in the United States, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally . The U.S. death toll has surpassed 98,000 people, according to Hopkins. More info »

Houston Chronicle - 05/26/2020 06:56am
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Fantasy Band

Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Entertainers

Friday, May 29, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Strung Like A Horse

Friday, May 29, 2020 at 8:00pm
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Alleghany Farmer's Market

Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
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Alzheimer's Support Group

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Galax City Health Department

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Rythym Brews and Vine Fest

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Creek Bottom Brewing Company

About Us:Creek Bottom Brewing, established February  2013, is owned and operated by a husband and wife team, John and Brandy Ayers and John's sist...
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Blue Ridge Veterans Memorial

Dedication of "Honor Circle" at the Blue Ridge Veterans Memorial in Galax, Va.
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American Legion Post #245

American Legion Post #245 is an organization of war time veterans serving veterans and serving our community.
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