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Mumps case confirmed at GCT school

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Another school district in Greene County has succumbed to a case of the mumps.

According to a letter from the Arkansas Department of Health on Friday, the Greene County Tech Junior High School has one case of the mumps.

Currently, there are 13 workplaces, 19 schools in 8 school districts, 2 colleges/vocational schools, and 2 private schools impacted across the state.

The Paragould School District has also dealt with mumps cases in the past couple of months.

For more information about the mumps from ADH, click here.

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