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Posted on: May 12, 2022

5-12-22 COVID death numbers updated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 12, 2022

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services recently transitioned to an electronic death reporting system. With that change, previously unrecorded COVID-19 deaths were identified and last week NCDHHS upda...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

3-15-22 COVID positivity rate down to 7%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 15, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 39 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on March 14, 2022, the North Car...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

3-9-22 Haywood County reports six COVID-19 deaths in the last week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 9, 2022

Haywood County reports six COVID-19 deaths in the last week

In the last week, Haywood County has mourned the loss of six more people to COVID-19. They ranged in age from 72 to 100.

As of the date of this release, Haywood...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

3-8-22 COVID cases continue slow decline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 8, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 83 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on March 7, 2022, the North Carol...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

3-1-22 Case numbers continue to slowly improve

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 1, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 145 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 28, 2022, the North Carolina D...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

2-22-22 Case numbers continue downward trend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 22, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 192 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 21, 2022, the No...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: February 15, 2022

2-15-22 COVID cases in decline, but still too high

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 15, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 321 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 14, 2022, the North Caroli...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

2-15-22 Seventeen COVID-19 deaths in the last month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - February 15, 2022

Haywood County reports 17 COVID-19 deaths in the last month

In the last month, Haywood County has mourned the loss of 17 more people to COVID-19. They ranged in age from their early forties to their mid-nineties.

As ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: February 8, 2022

2-8-22 Positivity rates still high, but Omicron surge appears to be subsiding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 8, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 481 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 7, 2022, the Nort...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: February 1, 2022

2-1-22 Haywood's latest COVID surge remains steady with 773 new cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 1, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 773 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on January 31, 2022, the Nort...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

North Carolina to Close Restaurants and Bars for Dine-In Customers, Allow Takeout and Delivery

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March 17, 2020

?Contact: Ford Porter

Phone: 919-814-2100

Email: govpress@nc.gov

North Carolina to Close Restaurants and Bars for Dine-In Customers, Allow Takeout and Delivery Operations to Continue

Forthcoming executive order will also exp...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Resource list from NCDHHS for a variety of stakeholders

Resource list from NCDHHS for a variety of stakeholders:

 

Governor Cooper issued an Executive Order closing K-12 public schools and banning gatherings of more than 100 people

On Saturday, March 14th, Governor Roy Cooper ordered all K-12 pu...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Mountain Projects implements assistance hotline

Mountain Projects is implementing a hotline to seek to meet emergency and critical needs of our most high risk and most vulnerable populations in Haywood and Jackson Counties over the next two weeks.  

Anyone needing supplies, medicine pick up and...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

County Department / Community Closings

Updated 3/16/2020

Haywood Regional Health & Fitness Center - Closing Effective Tuesday, March 17th 2020 for safety precautions due to the COVID-19 virus. A reopening date will be determined at a later time. Cardiac Rehab and Physical Therapy w...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Governor Declares Schools Closed, Public Gatherings Banned

Governor Roy Cooper today ordered all K-12 public schools in North Carolina to close for a minimum of two weeks in response to COVID-19. The Executive Order also bans gatherings of more than 100 people. North Carolina currently has 23 people in 12 countie...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Memo- Community and Faith Based Organizations

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Haywood County Public Health recommends that organizers of events that draw more than 100 people cancel, postpone, or modify these events, or offer online streaming services beginning March 13, 2020, until further n...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Information and Preparedness Tips

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Preparedness Tips

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory disease caused by a new virus first identified in Wuhan, China. 

As confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to sprea...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Memo-Facilities that Serve High Risk Population

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Haywood County Public Health recommends that residential establishments for people at higher risk for severe illness – such as nursing homes, independent and assisted living facilities, correctional facili...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Proclamation of Emergency

3/15/2020

 I would like to thank the various media outlets in Western North Carolina for working so hard to help citizens stay informed during this time of information overload and constant updates.

Attached is a Proclamation of a State of Emergenc...

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Applicants Sought for Region A Aging Advisory Council

The Haywood County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications to fill five vacancies on the Region A Aging Advisory Council representing Haywood County.

The council meets quarterly at 10 am the first Wednesday of the second month of each quarter (Feb...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

ETJ Applicants Sought for Clyde Board of Zoning Adjustments

The Haywood County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill two extra-territorial jurisdiction positions (one regular and one alternate) on the Clyde Board of Zoning Adjustments.

The Clyde Board of Zoning Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board th...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Broadband Availability Information and Resources

The Federal Communications Commission has posted the National Broadband Map where internet services are and are not available, in the United States, as reported by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the FCC’s ongoing Broadband Data Collection. ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

ETJ Applicants Sought for Maggie Valley Planning and Zoning Boards

The Haywood County Board of County Commissioners continues to seek applicants for the Maggie Valley Planning Board and the Maggie Valley Zoning Board of Adjustments. The Maggie Valley Planning Board has one vacancy and the Maggie Valley Zoning Board of Ad...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Veterinarian and Optometrist Sought to Serve on Health and Human Services Board

The Haywood County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill the following positions on the Haywood County Health and Human Services Agency Board of Directors:

  • A veterinarian member, to begin serving upon appointment.  Requirements for ...
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Posted on: December 28, 2022

Applicants sought for Haywood County Engineering Review Board

The Haywood County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill the following positions on the Haywood County Engineering Review Board:

One licensed, registered general contractor or established land-disturber to begin serving upon appointment.

One ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

5-12-22 COVID death numbers updated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 12, 2022

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services recently transitioned to an electronic death reporting system. With that change, previously unrecorded COVID-19 deaths were identified and last week NCDHHS upda...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

3-15-22 COVID positivity rate down to 7%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 15, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 39 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on March 14, 2022, the North Carolina Depa...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

3-8-22 COVID cases continue slow decline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 8, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 83 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on March 7, 2022, the North Carolina Depart...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

3-1-22 Case numbers continue to slowly improve

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 1, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 145 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 28, 2022, the North ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

2-22-22 Case numbers continue downward trend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 22, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 192 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 21, 2022, the North Caroli...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

2-15-22 COVID cases in decline, but still too high

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 15, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 321 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 14, 2022, the No...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

2-15-22 Seventeen COVID-19 deaths in the last month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - February 15, 2022

Haywood County reports 17 COVID-19 deaths in the last month

In the last month, Haywood County has mourned the loss of 17 more people to COVID-19. They ranged in age from their early forties to their mid-nineties.

As ...

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Latest News - Health
Posted on: February 8, 2022

2-8-22 Positivity rates still high, but Omicron surge appears to be subsiding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 8, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 481 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on February 7, 2022, the North Carolina...

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

2-1-22 Haywood's latest COVID surge remains steady with 773 new cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 1, 2022

Cases / Hospitalizations

In the week since the last press release, Haywood County Public Health has received notice of 773 new cases of COVID-19. As of 5 p.m. on January 31, 2022, the North Carolina...

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

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