Lee Co. Schools reinstates mask requirement due to rise in COVID cases

Published: Aug. 20, 2021 at 1:41 PM CDT
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LEE COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - Lee County Schools is now requiring masks for all students, employees and visitors. The mask requirement is effective Monday, Aug. 23.

According to a statement released, Lee Co. Schools had 105 positive cases within the first week of school, and 2 days into the second week there were 88 additional cases.

Face coverings are required inside all Lee County Schools facilities. This requirement will remain in place until further notice.

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