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Bethune passes mask ordinance
Tied vote nixes ordinance in Elgin
Bethune Town Council passed a mandatory face mask ordinance during its July meeting on Thursday. Councilman Don Witham contacted the Chronicle-Independent with the news Friday morning and said that the ordinance passed unanimously. It is the latest of dozens of municipalities and counties to do so as the state continues to fight the impacts of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic.