A fine powdery snow began falling around 1230pm Friday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2016 as students began boarding their buses for a previously scheduled early release day at Cary Elementary School. Starting in the 2018-19 school year, Wake County will no longer turn early release days into full days to use as weather makeup days.
A fine powdery snow began falling around 1230pm Friday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2016 as students began boarding their buses for a previously scheduled early release day at Cary Elementary School. Starting in the 2018-19 school year, Wake County will no longer turn early release days into full days to use as weather makeup days. News & Observer file photo News & Observer file photo
A fine powdery snow began falling around 1230pm Friday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2016 as students began boarding their buses for a previously scheduled early release day at Cary Elementary School. Starting in the 2018-19 school year, Wake County will no longer turn early release days into full days to use as weather makeup days. News & Observer file photo News & Observer file photo
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