Cold weather causes delays, closings

Cold weather causes delays, closings

(WMBF) - Cold, winter weather has prompted several school delays and closings.

The following information has been issued by public information officials:


-The Public Schools of Robeson County are closed Wednesday, Feb. 18 for all students and staff.  "Due to extensive storm damage, we still have several schools without power," according to Tasha Oxendine, public information officer. As of Wednesday morning, the district has six schools without full or partial power.

-The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will operate on a delay, classes will start at 10:00 a.m.


-Marlboro County School District is announcing that school for students and staff is canceled for Wednesday, February 18, 2015.


-Scotland County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay.

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