Here are some of the top stories we’re following for Tuesday, August 29, 2020.


Parents in Red Clay School District, told they must decide between in-person and virtual learning by Friday, say they are being pressured into making a choice with not enough information. 

In a message to parents on Friday afternoon, the district outlined the two options. They could either keep their children learning at home, or have them attend school in person four days a week, with one day of home learning.

Families are also being asked to sign a waiver for in-person learning, agreeing that the district is not liable for anything “resulting from exposure, illness, or injury relating to or as a result of communicable diseases including COVID-19.”

“We have a large population of students with disabilities who have issues that may present challenges in terms of their ability to wear a mask,” Superintendent