Marshall County Schools closed due to Flu

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MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — If you have students who attend Marshall County schools, be aware that class will not be in session Thursday and Friday because of the flu. The school system has seen a 5 percent increase in absences since last Friday, bringing the total number of absences to 15 percent.

According to the Alabama Department of Health’s website — there were 26 influenza-like illness outbreaks reported last week alone across the State of Alabama.

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