HEPHZIBAH, GA (WFXG) - Some students at Hephzibah High School may have been exposed tuberculosis, Richmond County Health Department officials said.
A student with tuberculosis-like symptoms was removed from the school, said Emmitt Walker with the health department.
The school held a meeting Wednesday night in the gym to notify parents about the situation.
Health department officials said they'll perform skin tests on a group of students who may have been exposed to the disease. The school is notifying parents whose children were possibly exposed.