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Reopening Texas Schools

Bucking local health warnings, two private religious schools are set to reopen in hard-hit Rio Grande Valley

Desperate to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Cameron County has ordered all schools to keep classrooms closed until late September. But state officials say local health orders don't apply to private religious schools.

School supplies are individually bagged in each cubbie in a classroom at Ott Elementary School on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020 in San Antonio.

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