Union County Schools, government offices closed Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 for inclement weather


BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. –  Union County Schools will be closed on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, because of the possibility of freezing rain and sleet.

Governor Nathan Deal has declared non-essential government offices closed in the state of Georgia; therefore, the Union County Courthouse and other non-essential government offices in Union County will be closed on Monday per the Union County Fire/Rescue Facebook page.

Along with the recent extreme low temperatures in Union County that brought in the new year, humidity has dropped causing the area to dry up. The resulting dryness in the area has significantly increased fire danger. Use extreme caution when burning trash, dumping fireplace coals, and the like.

National Weather Service warning.

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