MILLPORT, Ala. (WTVA) — Daycare workers in Millport said they are experiencing similar illnesses as the Lamar County School District.
School Superintendent Vance Herron announced Tuesday that all Lamar County Schools are closed for the remainder of this week. Herron said a large number of students were absent from this week due to illness.
Tera Smith, a teacher at Nanny’s Kids Inc, said several children were absent from school. Not only were kids getting sick, but many employees called out sick, too.
Smith said four employees and the owner of Nanny’s Kids were sick with bronchitis and the flu.