Olivet High School Protests Mask Mandate
A Barry-Eaton County local student holds a sign in protest of recent Barry-Eaton District Health Departments' mandatory mask mandate. Photo by Olivia Velasquez.
OLIVET, Mi. (Sept. 24, 2021) -- On the morning of September 22, Olivet High School (OHS) students gathered to protest the Barry-Eaton Health Department’s Sept. 17 order reinstating a mask mandate for local public schools. The group of around 100 unmasked students rallied around the flagpole in front of the school at 7:15 a.m., waiting until 7:30 a.m. to walk in together. More to follow as the story unfolds.