The Governor has urged agencies and groups not to hold large meetings to gatherings at this time Gov. Jim Justice and state health officials recommended that gatherings of 250 or more people should be canceled.
Canceled or Postponed
Women’s Expo Postponed to June 5 & 6
SWV Home Builders – Home and Leisure Show Postponed to May 29 & 30
Women’s Expo Vendors with Perishable items will be set up in Beaver in the lot across from 84 Lumber Friday 3/13 11-6 and 11-5 Saturday 3/14.
Bonnaroo has been postponed until September 24-27, 2020
Girl Scouts will be set up at THE POTTERY PLACE Saturday from 12-2 selling cookies.
The WV State high school basketball tournament has been suspended
County school districts have canceled or postponed out of county/state field trips.
Many colleges in the state are extending spring break and will resume classes with online course treatment rather than face to face classroom settings. Be sure to check with your school for specifics to your campus
(POSTED MARCH 12) Events that are scheduled at the Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center and the Municipal Auditorium with more than 250 people in the next thirty days are canceled. Staff members are reaching out to all affected promoters and event organizers to reschedule events or offer refunds.
Mountain Health Arena- Huntington WSAZ HOME & GARDEN SHOW SCHEDULED FOR THIS WEEKEND IS CANCELED
Lewisburg Chocolate Festival Postponed to June 6th
Governor Jim Justice has issued a state employees ban on travel and has asked all West Virginians to reconsider out of state travel
The Governor has requested that all nursing homes in the state put in place restrictions on visitors at this time
The Conference USA Tournament has been canceled affecting Marshall University Tournament Play
The NAIA Tournament has been canceled affecting WVU Tech Golden Bears men and Women’s tournament play.
The NCAA canceled its men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, one week before they were set to begin. The announcement came hours after the conferences began canceling their remaining games. The NCAA also canceled championships in every spring sport, including hockey, baseball, and lacrosse.
The NHL suspended its season, with Commissioner Gary Bettman saying the hope is to resume play later and still award the Stanley Cup.
Major League Baseball suspended the rest of spring training and delayed the start of its season, which had been scheduled for March 26th, by at least two weeks.
The new XFL canceled the rest of its inaugural season, after completing half of the 10 weeks. The league said it’s, quote, “committed to playing a full season in 2021 and future years.”
The PGA Tour canceled the rest of The Players Championship after the opening round was played yesterday, and suspended its other tournaments for the next three weeks. There was no immediate word on whether it would be rescheduled.
The LPGA postponed three tournaments beginning next week.
Major League Soccer said it was shutting down for 30 days. The league’s suspension of the season begins after it just started on February 29th.
IndyCar and NASCAR said they will hold their races this weekend and next, but without fans in the stands.