Pike County Schools sent an all call Monday around 1:15 p.m. concerning the expectation for possible severe weather in the area Tuesday morning. All after school events for Tuesday, Jan. 9 are cancelled.
Administrators awaited updated forecast information and announced at 5 p.m. that school would start as usual.
Later, around 10 p.m., an all call went out to announce school would in fact be cancelled for Jan. 9.
“We apologize for the late call. Due to weather concerns, Pike County Schools will be closed for students and staff tomorrow,” said the announcement.