By Brett Campbell
Brookhaven Academy will reopen on Tuesday, but public schools in Brookhaven and Lincoln Counties will remain closed.
Schools closed on Monday in anticipation of the bad weather caused by Hurricane Ida. They will not reopen on Tuesday due to power issues and potentially dangerous road conditions.
“Due to power outages at two of our locations and in our area, the Brookhaven School District will be closed tomorrow August 31st,” said Superintendent Dr . Rod Henderson. “We’ll be providing updates on district operations throughout the day tomorrow.”
“Power and road conditions are still an issue. Lincoln County Schools will remain closed on Tuesday (8/31/2021), ”said Superintendent Dr. David Martin in a statement from the Hua office.
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