UPDATE: The Independent News was informed that a note was sent to parents on Friday, July 31 informing them that an employee tested positive and had no contact with students since July 24.
There was no change to Franklin County’s number of active cases on Friday as eight new cases and eight recoveries.
There were 19 new COVID-19 cases in Franklin County on Thursday, with recoveries staying unchanged.
Franklin County reported five new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday morning, the lowest since July 3 when only four were reported.
Franklin County’s active COVID-19 cases climbed to 128 on Tuesday as 22 new cases and three recoveries were tallied.