Local school districts have announced closures and delays for Friday as sleet gave way to snow throughout the region Thursday evening.
Harnett County Schools will be closed to students and staff on Friday, according to a release from the district Thursday.
Johnston County Schools will also be closed to students and staff on Friday.
Dolores Gill, chief of operations and communication for Johnston County Public Schools issued the following statement Thursday evening:
“Due to the hazardous road conditions across the district, Johnston County Public Schools will be closed Friday, February 21 for all students and staff. All after school activities and programs are also cancelled. Please be safe during this winter weather event. A makeup date will be announced at a later time.“
Sampson County Schools will also be closed for students and staff on Friday, according to a release Thursday night.
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