Inland schools, community college announce two-hour delay for Thursday

Northern county schools operating on a two-hour delay

PENDER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - All Pender county schools will start class on a two-hour delay Thursday January 28 as a precaution because of the threat of inclement weather in the morning hours.

The decision was made Wednesday evening by Pender County Schools administrators following discussion with local emergency services officials.

The delay is in effect for in-person and remote learners; however, teachers and school staff are expected to report to school campuses if conditions allow for safe travel.

Onslow County

Schools in Onslow County are also operating on a two-hour delay Thursday morning.

Duplin County

James Sprunt Community College announced classes will begin after a two-hour delay Thursday morning.

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