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LOCAL SCHOOLS TO GET MILLIONS IN COVID-19 RELIEF

(Wayne County, IN)--Wayne County’s public schools are in line for a massive amount of money to help with pandemic costs.  That money is part of the American Rescue Plan.  Here’s how much each school is getting.  Richmond Community Schools is now set to receive $13.7 million.  Centerville schools is getting $2.6 million.  Northeastern is getting $1.9 million.  Nettle Creek schools will get $1.8 million, and Western Wayne schools stand to receive $1.3 million.  Richmond’s influx of money represents about a quarter of its total budgeted expenditures.