Local schools creating different plans to reopen
As we get closer to the traditional beginning of the school year, different local school districts are creating their own plans. In Butler County, where rates of people testing positive for coronavirus have jumped recently, Middletown Schools will begin next month with its more than 6,000 students learning from home. In Miami County, Troy City Schools opted to delay starting classes for three weeks to train staff on coronavirus safety measures.
Huber Heights football suspended after player, coach test positive
After a Huber Heights football coach tested positive for the coronavirus last week, a player has also tested positive, prompting the athletic department to cancel all football program activities until the end of the month. All members were encouraged to be tested, and the athletic program director asked the community to do everything they can to isolate at home and wear a mask while in public, in order to make a healthy environment for fall sports.