As virus continues spread, even local vaccinated residents are being infected.
Health department changes criteria with Friday update.
About nine new cases are being added daily in the health district.
The local health district is lagging the rest of Virginia in vaccination rates.
Facility at Cane Creek Industrial Centre is expected to be the largest aeroponic vertical farm in the world.
Blaze was contained in about half an hour.
210 residents in the Pittsylvania-Danville Health District have died from the virus.
Cases also increased locally and across the state Thursday.
Nearly 30% of local residents have received at least one vaccine dose.
The shifts extended into April with Danville dipping into the negative column again Thursday.
Appointments are required to receive a COVID-19 shot.
The death toll is 198 for the Pittsylvania-Danville Health District.
A realignment process caused a zig-zag in caseloads earlier this month.
So far, 30 new fatalities have been added this month
A total of 195 lives have been lost to the virus in Danville and Pittsylvania County.
A model shows January's peak could dwarf a potential July surge.
Only six new COVID-19 cases reported Tuesday morning.
With 155, Virginia sets a record for the most fatalities in a day.
7-day average of cases rises to 76 in the local health district.
This comes after backlog of 22 fatalities were added Monday.
The local office of epidemiology spent the weekend processing reports.
After a decline of local daily cases, 108 new infections were recorded Friday.