Taylor County reports 14 confirmed cases of COVID-19 – bringing the total count to 696


County case totals now at 59 active, 621 recovered, & 16 deaths, not including 159 probable cases

(January 22, 2021 - GRAFTON, WV), Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer today announced the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor County’s 684th thru 696th new positive cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving Taylor County residents.

Patients are adults and minors. Epidemiological investigation to include contact tracing is currently underway.

This brings Taylor County to a total of 59 active Covid-19 cases (as several were moved to the recovered category).

We remind everyone that we are conducting FREE daily community testing at our mobile drive-thru site on US Rt 119 in the parking lot of the First Baptist Church of Grafton Monday thru Friday, noon to 2pm.

(DO NOT CALL THE CHURCH FOR ANY TESTING INFO. Questions should be directed to us at 304-265-1288)

To prevent the spread of COVID -19, everyone is urged to follow best health practices as issued by the Governor’s Executive Orders and outlined by the WV Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR).

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