STEENS, Miss. (WTVA) - Dozens of sick students have caused Columbus Christian Academy to close its doors for two days.
School Counselor Rachel Thomas says the school will be closed Friday, November 3 and Monday, November 6 after about 70 students became ill.
She describes the illness as flu and strep.
- Illness causes Columbus Christian Academy to temporarily close
- Columbus driver's license station closed temporarily
- Columbus AFB temporarily closes main gate as precaution
- Columbus to temporarily close section of Ridge Road
- Event to temporarily close Tupelo Aquatic Center
- Drain work to temporarily close Tupelo street
- Tupelo driver's license station temporarily closed
- Part of Monroe County road temporarily closed
- Crews to temporarily close Tupelo roundabout
- Crews to again temporarily close Tupelo roadway