BREAKING ON 6: 10 People Test Positive For Tuberculosis Bacteria At Hephzibah High School
By Randy Key, WJBF Web Content Coordinator - email
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Augusta, GA -
We are covering some breaking news out of Hephzibah High School.
WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that 10 people have tested positive for the bacteria that causes tuberculosis.
A spokesperson for the Richmond County Health Department says 111 people were tested on Monday, which resulted in those 10 positive tests. He says that the people who tested positive have not shown any symptoms of TB.
Wednesday, 28 other people were tested Wednesday. We should know their results on Friday.