A handful of area schools are closing early today because of the hot weather. The following are schools that plan to make it a shorter day today:
–Faulkton Area Schools-1:45 p.m.
–Herreid School-1:30 p.m.
–Selby Area Schools-1:30 p.m.
–Sitting Bull School at Little Eagle-2:30 CT
–Mobridge/Pollock Schools-1:30 p.m.
–Eureka School-1:00 p.m.
–Stanley County Schools in Fort Pierre will dismiss at 1:00 p.m.
–Cheyenne Eagle Butte dismissing upper elementary at 11:45 MT, all other buildings dismissing at 12 noon.
–Bowdle School dismissing at 1:00 pm.
–McLaughlin School dismissing at 1:30 pm MT
–Gettysburg School dismissing at 1:30 pm
–Takini School is sending students home at 11:00 a.m. today. Buses will leave school at 11:00 a.m.
–Due to the projected heat in the Brandon/Sioux Falls area, Pierre will not be attending the Brandon Valley Cross Country meet on Thursday, August 30.
In other announcements, the Eureka water tower has been drained for an interior lining check and water usage should be limited. The city will announce when the check is complete.
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