Georgetown County schools closed for students on Friday

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Officials with the Georgetown County School District say schools will be closed for students on Friday.

The district released the following information Thursday afternoon:

*** Due to widespread power outages in the county – including more than half of the district's schools having no electricity – Georgetown County School District will be closed for students on Friday, February 14. All 240- and 220-day employees should report to work by 10 a.m.

School will return to a regular schedule on Tuesday, February 18. ***

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