By Tracy R. Mesler
In less than a week the Novel Coronavirus has already had a dramatic impact on Nocona, Montague County, the state of Texas, and the world.
Already two Covid-19 tests have originated from Nocona as Nocona General Hospital used 2 of the 12 tests, they were initially allocated by the State Health Department.
Meanwhile there has been runs on toilet paper, sanitizers, paper goods, and food.
Restaurants have been impacted as many people are taking serious universal calls for “social spacing” and discontinuation of public gatherings, including in-person church services, meetings and dances.
Metropolitan areas have ordered bars to close, restaurants to be closed for anything other than take-out and delivery service. Sporting events across the nation have been canceled.
Read more in this week’s edition of The Nocona News.