Masks to be optional in Nash County Public Schools

NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – The Nash County school board voted Monday to make masks optional for staff, students, and visitors in all school facilities.

Masks were required in Nash County Public Schools. State health officials said in the last two weeks, Nash County had over 700 cases.

The school board said it will continue to follow CDC guidelines, which at the moment require masks to be worn inside school buses.

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