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MOOREVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Some Lee County parents said their children were sent home with a letter confirming someone tested positive for the coronavirus last week within Mooreville Schools.
The letter (shown above) does not specify if the individual is a teacher, student or coach.
The individual last worked at the schools on Friday, Aug. 7.
The Lee County School District confirmed the information Tuesday afternoon and issued the following statement:
"The Lee County School District is following Mississippi State Department of Health protocols for all students and staff who may test positive for COVID-19.
Any confirmed cases of COVID-19 are reported directly to the Mississippi State Department of Health."