Stokes County Schools announced Thursday morning that school will dismiss three hours early on Friday, Sept. 14. All afterschool and evening events on Friday and Saturday have been canceled or rescheduled.
The school system said in a statement they will continue to monitor the weather conditions.
“According to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service, the impact of Hurricane Florence should not reach Stokes County until late Friday. If necessary, we will announce any updates to the school schedule through the phone system, the Stokes County Schools Facebook page, and local media.”