Child care program in Hopewell back open after COVID-19 case

Child care program in Hopewell back open after COVID-19 case
The child care program at Patrick Copeland Elementary School in Hopewell will be closed today after a staff member tested positive. (Source: Coronavirus graphic)

HOPEWELL, Va. (WWBT) - The child care program at Patrick Copeland Elementary School in Hopewell is back open today after it was closed on Oct. 26 following a case of COVID-19 at the school.

The school district says the staff member did not work with the child care program, but they closed the school out of caution and for thorough cleaning on Oct. 26.

Officials say anyone who had contact with that person has been notified.

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