Archive for Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Tonganoxie closes school early

Unfavorable weather forces 1:30 p.m. shut down.

January 29, 2008

Tonganoxie school district officials and officials from Genesis Christian Academy will cancel school at 1:30 p.m. citing concerns over the unfavorable weather.

Along with the snowfall the National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory until 6 p.m. tonight.

Northwest winds are reaching 25 to 30 miles per hour with some gusts reaching more than 40 miles per hour.

Wind chills from zero degrees to 5 degrees below zero are expected throughout the afternoon.

Jean Rush, superintendent for the McLouth School District said for now classes and after school sporting events will continue as scheduled.


cayenne 10 years, 4 months ago

Well now. Glad to hear it somewhere. I'm 45 minutes away, the school district didn't contact me (again), and apparently school is out in 11 minutes?! NICE WORK U.S.D. #464!


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