ADPH investigating illness at Fayetteville High School

The Alabama Department of Public Health is investigating the cause of an illness after 32 students, 5 staff members, and 3 volunteers reporting stomach virus symptoms over the weekend and through Tuesday of this week.

The illness hospitalized three students and one staff member, and two students and the staff member remain in the hospital.

Talladega County Schools suspect a pre game meal Friday night is to blame.

Friday's football game scheduled against Verbena has been forfeited.