Lafayette County schools delayed by inclement weather

Published 5:48 pm Wednesday, January 5, 2022

All Lafayette County Schools will operate on a two-hour delayed start on Thursday, Jan. 6 due to inclement weather.

Portions of North Mississippi, including Lafayette County, have been placed under Winter Weather Advisory from Wednesday night until 6 PM Thursday.

According to the National Weather Service Memphis,  residents should expect mixed precipitation. Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to two inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze.

The school district will continue to monitor the weather. Any further updates or cancellations will be announced by 7:30 AM on Thursday.