Avery County Schools closed Wednesday due to icy roads

Avery County Schools will be closed on Wednesday due to icy and dangerous roads in many areas of the county, according to school officials.

It is an optional workday for faculty and staff who are on a 2-hour delay.

Snow camp will be hosted at the YMCA for students in Kindergarten through sizth grade from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The schools opened 2-hours late on Friday as well due to weather.

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