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Putnam Schools Open Friday; Boone and Kanawha Schools Will Be Closed

Reported: Jan. 16, 2014 6:19 PM EST
Updated: Jan. 16, 2014 6:27 PM EST
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WINFIELD, W.Va. (Jeff Morris) -- Putnam County is the exception to the rule when it comes to school closings on Friday. The county's schools will be open.

Meanwhile, school systems in Boone and Kanawha ounties will be closed.

In Lincoln County, Hamlin pre-kindergarten through eighth and Lincoln County High School will be closed.

County school systems have been scrambling to make sure their schools have their plumbing systems flushed and equipment cleaned in the wake of a chemical leak that sparked a multi-county water crisis.



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