Thu 5:49 PM, Feb 02, 2012
Reporter: Jerrika Insco
Schools closed for flu outbreak
Two school systems called school off today and tomorrow in the mountains and obviously it is not because of the weather.
An outbreak of flu cases in Breathitt and Wolfe Counties has school officials trying to prevent the sickness from spreading...
..."We called our local doctor offices and consulted with them starting on Monday. They were seeing an increase on Monday of flu and strep cases and Tuesday they saw an even bigger case load," said Kenny Bell, the Wolfe County Schools Superintendent..