School closings for December 8
The following schools and districts have notified FOX 23 they will not meet for class Friday because of traffic-related weather concerns.
(Note for school officials: If you're cancelling classes Friday, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org from your work e-mail account.)
CITY SCHOOL DISTRICTS
Laurel City Schools
Lumberton Public School District
Petal School District
COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICTS
Forrest County School District
Forrest County Agricultural High School
East Jasper School District
Jones County Schools
Perry County Schools
Lamar County Schools
Wayne County Schools
Jefferson Davis County Schools will operate under a delay and be ready by 10 a.m.; the district plans to dismiss school at normal closing time.
Covington County Schools will operate under a delay and be ready by 10 a.m.; the district plans to dismiss school at normal closing time. School administrators, teachers and staff will report at 9:30 a.m.
PRIVATE SCHOOLS Presbyterian Christian Schools in Hattiesburg
Sacred Heart Catholic School in Hattiesburg
Laurel Christian School
St. John's Day School in Laurel
William Carey University: Main Hattiesburg campus
JCJC: Main Campus in Ellisville, Wayne County Center, Greene County Center will close Friday (Advanced Technology Center, Clarke County Center, Jasper County Center, e-Learning Testing Center, and Prometric/Pearson Testing Center will remain open under regular operations on Friday)
PRCC: All campuses will open at noon on Friday. Tests that were scheduled for 8 a.m. will begin at noon. Tests that were scheduled for 10 a.m. will begin at 2 p.m.
OTHER CLOSINGS OF NOTE FOR DEC. 7-8 Laurel-Jones County Library System closed Friday