Positive tests stops band practices at Austin High School

Austin High Band practices postponed

DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Band practices at Austin High School have been halted, after a band member tested positive for COVID-19.

The Deputy Superintendent at Decatur City Schools tells our news partners at the Decatur Daily that the band director sent an email, alerting parents about the positive test.

According to that email, the student attended rehearsals within the last 10 days.

The district’s first day of school is Wednesday.

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