Troup County schools ‘committed to return to in-person education’ amid rise in COVID-19 cases


TROUP COUNTY, Ga. (WRBL) – Troup County School System officers have introduced college students and workers will return to in-person studying Monday, Jan. 3, regardless of a current rise in COVID-19 cases.

“While there is a rise in COVID-19 cases in Troup County, we are committed to a return to in-person education,” stated Troup County Schools Superintendent Brian Shumate in an announcement launched Dec. 30.

Shumate stated schools have a fully-virtual backup plan in place if wanted. He added faculty district officers will proceed to monitor the native rise in cases and launch new info as wanted.