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Widespread sickness closes Locust Grove Schools until Tuesday

Posted: 5:16 PM, Feb 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-08 09:40:40-05
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Rampant illness has caused a Green Country school district to close for a long weekend.

Officials at Locust Grove Public Schools say an “extremely high number” of students and staff are ill.

The campus was open on Thursday, but will close for Friday and not reopen until Tuesday, the district says.

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