school closing http://wkms.org en Christian County Board Votes to Close Lacy and Holiday Elementary Schools http://wkms.org/post/christian-county-board-votes-close-lacy-and-holiday-elementary-schools <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christian County Schools will close two elementary schools in its district. The school board voted 3-to-2 last night to shutter Lacy and Holiday Elementary Schools in 2015.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Communications Director Heather Lancaster said the board’s decision was difficult but was based on a needs-to-costs evaluation conducted by the school district’s facilities planning committee.</span></p><p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:11:05 +0000 Rob Canning 36800 at http://wkms.org Christian County Board Votes to Close Lacy and Holiday Elementary Schools South Christian Elementary Closes Early for Power Outage http://wkms.org/post/south-christian-elementary-closes-early-power-outage <p></p><p>South Christian Elementary school is closing early today due to a power outage. Christian County Public Schools spokesperson Heather Aubin says the power outage can’t be fixed during the school day, but she expects workers will resolve the issue by Monday. Fri, 10 May 2013 18:00:46 +0000 Whitney Jones 31607 at http://wkms.org South Christian Elementary Closes Early for Power Outage Obion County Schools Closed http://wkms.org/post/obion-county-schools-closed <p></p><p>Obion County, Tenn., schools are closed today and tomorrow due to flu and other illnesses. Assistant Director of School and Student Services Dale Hollowell says 548 students were absent Wednesday, which is about 15 percent of students countywide. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 17:14:50 +0000 Whitney Jones 27172 at http://wkms.org Obion County Schools Closed Reidland Schools Closed Due to Letter http://wkms.org/post/reidland-schools-closed-due-letter <p> <strong>UPDATE 5:10 p.m.</strong></p><p>The McCracken County School District has issued a press release in regards to the letter sent to the Paducah Sun yesterday. The release says The Paducah Sun released the name of the letter's author to the McCracken County Sheriffs' Department, which has started an investigation into the threat.</p><p>The release also says both Reidland High School and Reidland Middle School will resume normal classes tomorrow.&nbsp; The schools were searched by law enforcement and canine units. Both have been rendered safe.&nbsp; WKMS has contacted the McCracken County Superintendent's office and the McCracken County Sheriffs' Department for interviews, but has not been obliged at this time. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 13:10:18 +0000 Angela Hatton 25810 at http://wkms.org Reidland Schools Closed Due to Letter