STAFF MEMBER AT JACKSON ELEMENTARY AND A STUDENT AT DOBYNS-BENNETT HAVE TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
A staff member and student within Kingsport City Schools test positive for COVID-19. Kingsport City School officials report that a staff member at Andrew Jackson Elementary and a Dobyns-Bennett High School student, who is on the basketball team, have tested positive for COVID-19. The last day the teacher at Jackson Elementary was at work was on Friday, August 7. The last day the student was on campus at Dobyns-Bennett was Thursday, August 6. The Sullivan County Health Department is conducting contact tracing. Parents have been notified.