CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Five counties are in the red and 17 counties are in orange on the West Virginia Department of Education’s School Alert map.
As of 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, Mason, Mineral, Ritchie, Wirt and Wyoming counties are in red. Meanwhile, Berkeley, Boone, Brooke, Doddridge, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Harrison, Jefferson, Marshall, Mingo, Ohio, Pocahontas, Putnam, Taylor, Wayne, and Wood Counties are in orange.
Seven counties are in gold today, including Barbour, Cabell, Hancock, Morgan, Preston, Upshur and Wetzel counties. Usphur County school officials have decided to move to remote learning, according to the map.
Kanawha, Jackson and Fayette counties are in yellow. 10 other counties in the yellow include Calhoun, Greenbrier, Lincoln, Marion, McDowell, Monroe, Nicholas, Pleasants, Raleigh and Tyler counties.
The 13 counties in green this week are Braxton, Clay, Gilmer, Lewis, Logan, Mercer, Monongalia, Pendleton, Randolph, Roane, Summers, Tucker and Webster counties.