The debate over masking in the schools
April 15, 2021
The community has been “a buzz” about removing the Sandy Creek and Lawrence-Nelson Schools’ mask requirements. Being the curious person I am, I decided to dig in and find out what all the fuss was about. I spoke to quite a few people and left quite a few voicemails that I am sure will never be returned. It seems this is a hot topic for this area of the state and many were reluctant to speak to a reporter.
I called the Nebraska Department of Education. There I spoke to an informed gentleman about the schools’ mask regulations. He said schools were regulated by the individual school...