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Thursday school closings

Thursday school closings

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Baldwin County closed Thursday

Bleckley County closed Thursday

Dublin City Schools closed Thursday.

Houston County closed Thursday

Ice storm brings power outages

Ice storm brings power outages

Georgia utility companies say more than 177,000 customers were without power as ice coated trees brought branches and power lines down.

Georgia Power reported that more than 104,000 customers were without power shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday.

More than 71,000 of them were in metro Atlanta. Another 29,000 customers were in eastern Georgia; and 1,340 were without power in parts of west Georgia.

Wednesday government and business closings

Wednesday government and business closings

The following list contains current government and major business closings in central Georgia. This list will continually be updated with closings as we hear of them.

Governments:

Baldwin County courthouse and government offices closed Wednesday

Cochran closed Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesday night city council meeting canceled

Robins Air Force Base closed for non-mission essential employees

Robins Air Force Base closed for non-mission essential employees

Robins Air Force Base will be closed Tuesday for non-mission essential employees due the winter weather expected in the area. That's according to a post on the base's official Facebook page.

The post says Installation Commander, Col. Chris Hill said the decision to close the base was a collaborative effort involving numerous installation agencies.

Employees will be notified by their chain of command of closures, delayed reporting times or early releases.

Central Ga. school closings for Tuesday, Wednesday

Central Ga. school closings for Tuesday, Wednesday

SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Baldwin, early release on Tuesday, elementary school at 11:30 a.m.; middle school and high school, noon. Closed Wednesday

Bibb, staff only on Tuesday. Closed Wednesday.

Bleckley, staff only on Tuesday. Closed Wednesday.

Twiggs County schools dismiss early Tuesday

Twiggs County schools dismiss early Tuesday

Twiggs County schools - early dismissal Tuesday for students at 1 p.m. Staff at 2 p.m.

Athletic events have been canceled for Tuesday evening.

Twiggs Academy - early dismissal Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. Closed WEDNESDAY

 

Winter storm watch for Central Georgia

Winter storm watch for Central Georgia

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for all of central Georgia beginning Tuesday morning until Wednesday afternoon.

A wintry mix is expected for central and southern parts of the state beginning Tuesday afternoon. Rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow are likely Tuesday evening until Wednesday morning.