The chicken pox outbreak at the Camdenton schools continues to spread. Camdenton R-III school health services coordinator Sue Blankenship says more cases turned up today: :
Blankenship says they’ve stepped up housekeeping at Dogwood elementary school, where most of the cases have been reported:
Blankenship has this message for concerned parents: check their children’s immunization records, and if they haven’t had a second vaccination for chicken pox , they should get one right away:
The Camden County Health Department says over 40 students have come down with the virus.