Local News

West Millbrook Middle School Student Diagnosed With Rubella

Posted April 6, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A health alert is overshadowing the weekend for students and parents atWest Millbrook Middle Schoolin Raleigh.

Doctors have diagnosed a student at the school withrubellaor German measles.

School leaders sent home notes urging parents to look for symptoms of the disease, which include a low-grade fever, enlarged lymph nodes at the back of the head and the angle of the jaw, and a red rash.

TheWake County Human Servicesis offering immunizations Saturday at the Flea Market in Fuquay-Varina. -->