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Georgetown County schools closed Thursday, Friday for students and staff

Source: Georgetown County Facebook page Source: Georgetown County Facebook page

(WMBF) - Georgetown County Schools will be closed for students and staff on Thursday due to the ongoing flood-related issues across the county, district officials announced.

Below is a news release with more details on the closure:

Georgetown County School District will be closed for students and staff on Thursday, October 8, and Friday, October 9 due to road closures, flooding and evacuation orders and recommendations by the Emergency Operations Center and county officials.

All District employees who have contracts of 220 days or greater are to report to work on Thursday, October 8th and Friday, October 9th, as conditions allow.

All after-school activities, including athletic practices and games scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 8-10, are postponed.

The main priority of Georgetown County School District remains the safety of students, staff and community members. By working together, we are striving to get through this historic flooding safely.

Stay tuned for more school closure and delay information as it is made available.

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