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Alleghany County Public Schools to close on Friday due to sickness

Covington, Bath County also closed Friday

Alleghany County joins several other school systems that will be closed on Friday due to sickness, including Covington and Bath County.
Alleghany County joins several other school systems that will be closed on Friday due to sickness, including Covington and Bath County. (WSLS)

ALLEGHANY COUNTY, Va. – Alleghany County joins several other school systems that will be closed on Friday due to sickness, including Covington and Bath County.

School officials say they’ve been monitoring the rise in sickness-related absences closely and will use the extra time to deep clean and disinfect the buildings, similar to what custodial staffs have done in other local schools.

The normal school schedule will resume on Monday.

NOTICE: Alleghany County Public Schools will be closed on Friday, January 31, 2020. This action is prompted by the...

Posted by Alleghany County Public Schools on Thursday, January 30, 2020

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