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Reynoldsburg schools closed by bus drivers

Nov 06, 2018 - The Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)

Officials and union representatives with Reynoldsburg schools say bus drivers weren't playing hooky Monday morning when a fourth of them called in sick and forced the cancellation of classes districtwide.

Illness and a shortage of substitute drivers is to blame, they said.

But after speculation on social media suggested otherwise, Superintendent Melvin Brown issued a statement to clear the air.

"We have met with staff and I can confirm that this was not an 'organized event' as ...