In preparation for a large winter storm to hit the area between this evening and Sunday, Buncombe County Schools have been declared closed Friday by the superintendent. A similar announcement is expected from Asheville City Schools.
Announcement from Buncombe County Schools:
Superintendent Dr. Tony Baldwin has announced that all Buncombe County Schools will be closed on Friday, January 22, due to the imminent threat of hazardous wintry weather and dangerous road conditions.
For the latest on school schedules, please check out the Buncombe County Schools’ homepage, Facebook account, and Twitter feeds. You can also tune into local media outlets.
Please be safe and as always, thank you for your support of Buncombe County Schools!