Most businesses have been restricting customers from coming in their stores, which has reflected in their sales. But now that more people can be inside, some business owners say they have no where to go, but up.
One local school system is reacting to the news that was announced Wednesday, about the potential for schools to reopen under Plan A and making adjustments to events that have been planned for their seniors.
Children Eating Healthy on Weekends, or C.H.E.W., of Onslow County is kicking off the new school year . The program, overseen by United Way of Onslow County, provides meals to students while they’re not in school.
The North Carolina Zoo has reopened after closing for nearly three months due to the pandemic. Debbie Fuchs, the Zoo's Public Information Officer, said there have been many changes including time ticketing. Visitors will need to go online to purchase a ticket for a specific time. Fuchs said this is to ensure shorter lines into the zoo and better social distancing.
All Town meetings are cancelled for the month of March. Although the Town Hall Administrative Offices and the Public Safety Building will hold normal business hours, in an attempt to combat the COVID-19 only essential personnel will be permitted inside these facilities.