Winter storm hits Union County, forces school closings

A winter storm that has affected much of Mississippi arrived in Union County around 4 p.m. Sunday.


The National Weather Service had predicted anywhere from two to eight inches of snow would fall in the Northeast Mississippi area beginning Sunday afternoon and into Sunday night.

Because of the storm, several area schools have announced closings on Monday.

New Albany School District

Union County School District

Blue Mountain College

Northeast Mississippi Community College.  All classes are cancelled.