Coffee Middle and New Union Back Open After Water Problem
The water main break occurred on State Route 53/Woodbury Highway.
Both New Union Elementary School and Coffee County Middle School were closed Thursday but are reopening Friday.
All Coffee County schools dismissed at Noon on Wednesday due to the rupture.
The Manchester Water Department worked for many hours to repair the damage. Director of the water department Brian Pennington, said this was the most difficult water repair that he has seen in his 17 years as director.