NASHVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Nash County schools will remain in remote learning until March 22 after a split vote in Thursday’s special board of education meeting.
The board voted 6-5 in favor of delaying the return to classrooms. It decided on Dec. 22 to postpone in-person learning until Jan. 25.
Vice chair Bill Sharpe called for a plan to have teachers and staff vaccinated prior to March 22.
North Carolina health officials on Thursday reported more than 130 deaths attributed to COVID-19 as hospitalizations continue on a downward trend.