Ritchie County schools update mask policy

Ritchie County updates mask guidelines
Published: Aug. 23, 2021 at 3:21 AM EDT
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RITCHIE COUNTY , W.Va (WDTV) - Superintendent Jim Brown announced Ritchie County Schools are now temporarily adding a mask mandate after 25 staff members and 65 students have been quarantined.

The new mandate requires everyone regardless of vaccination status to wear a mask, indoors and on the bus.

Brown added only those testing positive for COVID-19 will not required to quarantine, if they are vaccinated.

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