East Texas school districts announced cancellations, delays following overnight storms

East Texas school districts announced cancellations, delays following overnight storms
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EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - East Texas school districts are announcing cancellations and delayed starts after storms rolled through overnight.

Widespread power outages have been reported throughout East Texas with over 30,000 customers affected.

The following schools have reported cancellations or delayed starts for Thursday:

*Elysian Fields ISD: Classes canceled for Thursday

*Chapel Hill ISD: Classes canceled for Thursday

*Kilgore ISD: Classes canceled for Kilgore High School only, all other campuses will have class

*Carlisle ISD: Classes canceled for Thursday

*San Augustine ISD: Classes canceled for Thursday

* Brownsboro ISD: Classes canceled for Thursday

*Tyler ISD: Classes will continue on schedule, buses are running slower due to flooded roadways. Bus #16 was unable to complete their route due to downed trees. Tyler ISD reported students will be picked up on an alternative route

* Elkhart ISD: Classes delayed until 10 a.m.

* Palestine Westwood ISD: Classes delayed until 10 a.m.

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