Mask requirement extended for Henry County Schools

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ABBEVILLE, Ala. (WDHN)  — Masks will be required a while longer for students, teachers, and staff inside Henry County Schools.

The Board of Education decided to give Superintendent Lori Beasley the authority to extend the mask requirement at a work session Monday evening. Beasley said local health officials believe another increase in cases could happen following the upcoming Labor Day weekend. 

The extension will last for another month. The Board is expected to revisit the topic in early October.

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