The State Hornet

OPINION: Fear of coronavirus has plagued us all, inducing panic buying

A sign at WinCO Foods in Elk Grove was made by a WinCo employee on Sunday, March 15, informing customers that they are out of toilet paper. People flocked to stores due to the COVID-19 outbreak and possible mass lockdown.

Ashton Byers

March 18, 2020

The announcement of a national emergency due to the coronavirus outbreak made by President Donald Trump, left many, including myself, frantically scouring the stores for items needed in the event of a mandated quarantine.  COVID-19, the disease responsible for the coronavirus outbreak, pandemic evo...