SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Sixth coronavirus case confirmed in Lincoln County Schools

Another school in the Lincoln County, Tenn., school system is reporting a case of coronavirus.

Posted: Aug 12, 2020 2:07 PM
Updated: Aug 12, 2020 2:35 PM

Another school in the Lincoln County, Tenn., school system is reporting a case of coronavirus.

The district posted a statement to its Facebook page Wednesday afternoon that says one positive case of coronavirus has been confirmed at Blanche School.

“Contact tracing has been completed by the administration at Blanche School and all who may have been potentially exposed have been notified,” the statement says.

This is the sixth case of coronavirus reported in a Lincoln County school since the school year began last week. A student and staff member at South Lincoln School, someone at Highland Rim School and a student and staff member at Flintville School all were announced as having tested positive.

You can read the district’s Facebook post from Wednesday below:

Huntsville
Partly Cloudy
66° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 66°
Florence
Partly Cloudy
69° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 69°
Fayetteville
Partly Cloudy
69° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 69°
Decatur
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 67°
Scottsboro
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 67°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

 

Community Events