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Children pulled from class after principal’s Zambia trip

16 Oct, 2014

A group of parents pull their children out of Hazlehurst Middle School in Mississippi after the school principal traveled to Africa. Principal Lee Wannik traveled to attend his brother’s funeral in Zambia, located in southern Africa several thousand miles from the Ebola outbreak. The CDC says Wannik does not have the virus. He will take paid vacation, and has offered to seek any medical advice that will help the situation. Candice Swan, a parent:

As soon as I got word on Facebook I came and got my (children). I don’t know about anybody else, but I am coming to get min.