June 24, 2014
TB case confirmed for individual associated with early childhood center; public meeting Monday night
By James Beaty Senior Editor

McALESTER ? A case of tuberculosis has been confirmed for someone affiliated with William Gay Early Childhood Center at McAlester Public Schools, with approximately 50 individuals believed to have come into contact with the individual who has contracted the illness.

In response, the Oklahoma State Department of Health is holding a special public meeting set for 6 .m. Monday, June 23, at the Pittsburg County Health Department, said Pittsburg County Health Department Administrator Mike Echelle...