WVWC confirms additional five new positive COVID-19 cases on Campus, total active cases reach 13

BUCKHANNON — The following statement was made Thursday evening by John Bohman, Director of Safety and Security at West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC). 

“An additional five members of the West Virginia Wesleyan College community have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the current total of positive cases on campus to 13.  The College is following all safety and public health protocols; the individuals remain in isolation.

“The safety of each and every member of the campus community is the College’s highest priority.  We continue to urge all members of the Wesleyan campus community to follow all safety and public health protocols outlined by the Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.”