— School officials in Springboro on Wednesday notified parents about additional whooping cough cases, which have spread to two more district schools.

Pertussis, or whooping cough, has been confirmed at Springboro High School and now Springboro Junior High and Intermediate schools, according to a letter from district nurse Bronwyn Patterson.  The first confirmed case was reported Oct. 23 at Springboro High School, followed by three more last week at the high school.

 

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