Another East Texas school closes doors due to flu virus

By Molly Reuter - bio | email

CENTER, TX (KLTV) - KLTV 7 has learned Excelsior ISD will be closed Monday due to a positive case of the flu.  Schools officials, however, say they have not confirmed whether it is the new    H1N1 flu virus, but are closing as a precautionary.  Excelsior ISD is located on Hwy 7 about 12 miles west of Center.

This is the second school district to close its doors because of the flu.  New Diana ISD made the decision to close Thursday because of a probable case of the H1N1 flu.

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