UPDATE: All Cherokee County Schools’ athletic events scheduled for this evening are cancelled.
The Murphy versus Hiawassee Dam high school basketball game will be played Monday. The Andrews versus Robbinsville high school game will be rescheduled for a later time.
All wrestling matches are cancelled as well.
We are now under a winter weather warning, so please use caution and judgement when traveling.
MURPHY, N.C.- A winter weather advisory for Cherokee County, North Carolina, is in effect until Saturday, December 8. One to three inches of snow accumulation in the lower elevations with more in the higher elevations are expected, and roads will be treacherous, so please use caution.
Closing and Delays
Below are a list of schools that are closed today, Dec. 8, 2017:
Cherokee County Schools CLOSED (OPTIONAL TEACHER WORKDAY)
Clay County Schools CLOSED (OPTIONAL TEACHER WORKDAY)
Fannin County Schools CLOSED
Graham County Schools CLOSED (OPTIONAL TEACHER WORKDAY)
Murphy Adventist Christian School CLOSED (YARD SALE ALSO CANCELLED)
Nantahala School CLOSED (OPTIONAL TEACHER WORKDAY)
North Georgia Technical College Monitor www.northgatech.edu for updates
Polk County Schools COPPER BASIN SCHOOLS CLOSED
Southwestern Community College Monitor www.southwesterncc.edu for updates or on
The Learning Center Charter School Follows Cherokee County Schools closings/delays
TCCC: Peachtree/Marble CLOSED
TCCC: Graham County CLOSED
Towns County Schools CLOSED
Tri-County Early College CLOSED
Union County Schools CLOSED
Expect occasional snow to continue for the next several hours. Continue to check back with us for possible updates.
If you have any traffic reports, please email us at Tiffany@FetchYourNews.com.
Have a great day and stay safe if you venture out today.