County schools prepared to keep students overnight

Local schools, including the Shelby County School System, will close early today. (File)

Local schools, including the Shelby County School System, will close early today. (File)

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Shelby County School System released this alert at 3 p.m.:

“In light of the severe weather all Shelby county schools are prepared to provide a safe environment until which time parents can pick up their children. If it becomes necessary for students to stay overnight each school will provide an environment in which all will be cared for.”

Shelby County Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday Jan. 29.