Habersham, Stephens County schools will be closed for Thursday, May 9

By Steve Winslow Anchor/Reporter
Posted 6:18AM on Thursday 9th May 2024 ( 2 months ago )

Habersham County School System is not taking chances today (Thursday, May 9) following overnight storms in the area.

A notice from Habersham County's Nancy Rennels announced the closure of public schools throughout the county for the day: 

"Severe storms appear to have hit Habersham County hard overnight. School system officials have been out checking road conditions this morning.We have found numerous roads closed, numerous trees down, as well as downed power lines. Road conditions are unsafe for buses and student drivers. All schools will be closed for students and staff today." 


The Stephens County's Schools'  official social media page also announcing that their public schools will be closed today (Thursday, May 9) as a precaution for the current storm conditions in their area, and for cleanup efforts along area roads.

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