NEW DELHI (AP) — The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus has eclipsed 1 million, nine months into a crisis that has devastated the global economy, tested world leaders’ resolve, pitted science against politics and forced multitudes to change the way they live, learn and work.
RALEIGH — About half of North Carolina’s school districts are closed for in-person instruction, while the other half have students alternating between learning in the classroom and attending school online throughout the week. Starting Oct. 5, school districts can choose to let elementary schools fully reopen.
Flu season is nearly upon us – as a matter of fact, there have already been several cases identified here in North Carolina. While we are all dealing with the Coronavirus, many becoming sick, hospitalized, and some of us fortunately remaining COVID-19 free, it is important to know that with flu season coming, both are contagious respiratory diseases caused by viruses. Subsequently, this fall and winter could be a double whammy for Scotland County.