Director recalls COVID-19 bout

Andrea Tufo, executive director of the Donald Heiter Community Center, hopes her COVID-19 experience will alert others to take heed.

LEWISBURG — Andrea Tufo recently learned personally that COVID-19 is no ordinary disease.

Tufo, of the Lewisburg area, was hospitalized over nine days in mid-to-late December for COVID-19. She concluded during treatment that telling other people of her experience would be helpful.

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