Pike County tornado watch ends early

Published 10:26 am Thursday, January 26, 2012

Another round of severe weather in Alabama caused early school dismissals and the cancellation of after school activities.

The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for Pike County and surrounding areas until 5 p.m. today, but called it off about 3:36 after a strong storm passed through the area.

School and office closings for Thursday:

  • Covenant Christian Academy is closing at 12 p.m.
  • Pike Liberal Arts School will let out at noon and all basketball practices and games have been cancelled, today.
  • Pike County Schools will dismiss at 1 p.m. and all other activities have been cancelled.
  • Troy City Schools will dismiss at 1:30 p.m. today and all after school activities have been cancelled.
  • New Life Christian Academy is closing at 1:30.
  • Pike County offices will close at 1:30.

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