Schools to close Tuesday for winter weather


East Montgomery County schools will remain closed Wednesday due to the Winter Weather storm that blanketed the area with ice, sleet and snow Tuesday.

Joseph Catholic Schools will be closed.

CLOSED: St. Paul's Lutheran School will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

All public school will also be closed in Washington Parish, Tangipahoa, St. John the Baptist and St. Bernard Parish tomorrow, according to school officials.

The school system tweeted the news Tuesday around 11:30 a.m.

McClain Christian Academy will close both campuses Tuesday.

Audubon Charter School will dismiss at 2 p.m. Tuesday and the Audubon Curriculum meeting scheduled for tonight at Tulane University is cancelled.

Lee County schools also announced that after-school activities and extended day programs have been cancelled today.

The Bossier City Hall will be closed for inclement weather on Tuesday.

Escambia Superintendent Malcolm Thomas said the decision was made in an abundance of caution, due to concerns regarding the potential risk for transportation of students and staff, particularly reports of freezing precipitation accumulating during the overnight hours.

Cullman City Schools will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 16.