DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - MacArthur High School has shut down its football program for two weeks due to COVID-19 protocol.  

WAND News learned this Thursday evening from the school's athletic director. He said this step was taken as a precaution, and noted the school is following health and safety guidelines. 

MacArthur will not play on Friday, Sept. 3, and also will not compete on Sept. 10. It is possible they could return to the field on Sept. 17 in a road game against Glenwood. 

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