Close to 200 parents turned out for last night’s Bedford County School Board meeting. Many of them were upset about the school board’s 4-3 decision to require masks in schools, regardless of vaccination status.
Some people were escorted from the meeting by Sheriff’s Deputies. School Board member Marcus Hill:
The majority on the school board said they were following a state law for schools to follow CDC guidance. Hill was in the minority:
Many parents said they will send in forms with their children, to exempt them from wearing masks for medical and/or religious reasons.
Here is the entire conversation with Marcus Hill: