Mercer County Schools confirms a student has tested positive for COVID-19

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – On September 30, 2020, a positive COVID-19 case has been confirmed for one of our students in the Mercer County Technical Education Center’s adult programs.

Students and staff known to be exposed have been notified to quarantine.

The Mercer County Health Department will conduct further contact tracing. Deep cleaning and disinfecting of all affected areas will be completed.

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