Board of Education reviews new State COVID guidelines

The Braxton County Board of Education conducted their most recent regular meeting on January 18.

Evelyn Post opened the meeting thanking Superintendent Kathy Hypes for closing the schools recently due to the inclement weather.

During the meeting, Superintendent Hypes discussed the new COVID guidelines presented by the state. She discussed the isolation and quarantine guidelines for universal masking and how vaccination status affects that. Superintendent Hypes discussed the different symptoms being seen with the omicron variant including it being more of an upper respiratory issue.

She informed the board she is looking into . . .

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