Wednesday, Jan. 17 School and County wide Closures and Delay's

UPDATED on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 8:40 a.m.

Here are the latest closures and delays for Shelby County:

* Excelsior ISD: will have delayed start Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Classes will begin at 10:00 AM, buses will run at 9:00 AM.

* Center ISD: Center ISD will have a delayed start on Wednesday, January 17. All campuses will open at 10:00. Buses will run approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes later than normal.

* Timpson ISD: Will have a late start tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. Basketball games scheduled for this evening have been moved to the next available date according to District rules. There will only be two varsity games tomorrow beginning at 4:30.

* Joaquin ISD: Will have a late school start on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Classes will begin at 9:00 am. Buses will run approximately an hour later than usual.

* Shelbyville ISD: Shelbyville ISD will start 2 hours late Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Shelby County Outreach Ministries: Closed again tomorrow Wednesday, Jan. 17, due to the freezing weather.

*  Texas Department of Public Safety: Due to bad weather area offices in the following counties, including Driver License offices will open at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.

Angelina County, Houston County, Nacogdoches County, Sabine County, San Augustine County, Shelby County, Trinity County


Other offices may be affected as well. Please check with our local office.


Check back with us as we update this information as it becomes available.

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