Mt. Vernon High School teacher tests positive for COVID-19

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Mt. Vernon High School

MT. VERNON, Ind. (WEHT)- Mt. Vernon High School announced a teacher has tested positive for COVID-19.

Officials say the teacher has been out all week as a close contact and no students have been directly impacted, adding they believe the teacher contracted the virus outside of the school. The Posey County Health Department is reportedly aware of the case and the school is making sure the classroom has been sterilized appropriately.

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(This story was originally published on Sept. 9, 2020)

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