Chris-Mont EMA confirmed on Friday that there is a staff member who has tested positive of COVID-19 at Head Start in Pana which is located at 721 E. Washington Street. Head Start will be closed until November 16th. The facility has been working with the local health department and Chris-Mont EMA.
Contract tracing is being completed and you should receive a voicemail from the health department if you have been affected by this. If you receive a voicemail, please call them back as soon as you can. All of the children’s parents and staff affected will be contacted and given detailed instructions as soon as possible to include a full two-week quarantine for all children and staff that were in attendance at the facility recently.
Chris-Mont EMA encourages everyone to continue to social distance, wear masks to protect others, wash your hands frequently, and clean common touch areas frequently. Above all else stay home if ill. For more information contact the Christian County Health Department at 824-4113 or call the Chris-Mont EMA at 532-9560.