Tuberculosis Public Meeting at Hephzibah High School

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Hephzibah High School Principal Walter Reeves (left) stands with a worker as she prepares to address a room full of people during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Hephzibah High School Principal Walter Reeves stands in the back of the room during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. A line of people formed near the doorways. Sara Caldwell/staff
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A health worker -- who refused to share her name and give any comment-- addresses questions and concerns from people in the audience during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. A line forms across the room as people approach workers to check if their child's name is on a list of those who should be tested for Tuberculosis due to possible exposure. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. A line forms across the room as people approach workers to check if their child's name is on a list of those who should be tested for Tuberculosis due to possible exposure. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Hephzibah High School Principal Walter Reeves stands in the back of the room during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. A line of people formed near the doorways. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Wayne Paschal (center), a father of a Hephzibah High School senior, receives fact sheets about how Tuberculosis is contracted and spread during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Hephzibah High School Principal Walter Reeves (center) stands in the center of the gymnasium as the meeting comes to an end and fewer people are left asking for information after a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff
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Health workers stack paperwork with Tuberculosis information in the back of the room as another worker addresses comments and concerns from people during a public meeting where Health Department workers gathered parents of Hephzibah High School students to address a possible issue concerning a case of Tuberculosis occurring at the school, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the gymnasium at Hephzibah High School in Hephzibah, Georgia. Sara Caldwell/staff

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