School delays, closures ahead of Thursday’s severe weather

School delays, closures ahead of Thursday’s severe weather
School closures in the WALB viewing area. (Source: WALB)

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Some Southwest Georgia schools are closing or delaying the start of school ahead of Thursday’s potentially severe weather.

Closings:

  • Albany Beauty Academy will be closed Thursday.
  • Dooly County Schools will be closed for in-person learning on Thursday. All students will work virtually from home. Students expected to return to school on Friday.
  • Southwest Georgia STEM Charter School will be closed Thursday.

Delays:

  • All Albany State University campuses will delay opening on Thursday. All classes, meetings and events will resume at noon.
  • Albany Technical College will delay the opening of all campus locations until 10 a.m.
  • Pelham City Schools will delay the start of school to 11:30 a.m. Bus routes will begin at 10:30 a.m.

This is a developing list. If more schools announce closures or delays, this story will be updated.

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