Broken, frozen pipes close down Marshall County Schools

One school had flooding and two others were dealing with frozen pipes caused by the recent cold weather.

Posted: Jan 18, 2018 8:59 AM
Updated: Feb 22, 2018 8:36 AM

Marshall County Schools cancelled classes Thursday due to facility problems caused by freezing weather.

Robert Sloman Primary School in Douglas had flooding from broken pipes, school officials said Thursday morning.

Douglas Elementary and Asbury Elementary schools had frozen pipes, they said. 

The district initially planned to delay schools by three hours Thursday.

The school system says it expects to return to normal operations Friday.

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