Fire Chief Bob Howard reported about 9:30 a.m. Friday that icy conditions are being reported on a few roads in Pickens County. Poor road conditions are being reported on Monument Road, Steve Tate Highway and the eastern end of Cove Road. He said that was "all we have on the board at this point."
Howard said forecasts are "uncertain" as to whether they will improve or get worse as the day progresses.
Message sent by Pickens County school system
Due to the forecasted strong possibility of ice accumulation for Pickens County beginning Friday morning, Pickens County, Ga schools will be closed Friday, January 25 and all extra curricular activities scheduled for Friday are canceled. Extra curricular events scheduled for Saturday will be held at the discretion of the school Principal depending on weather.
All 240 & 260 day staff may work if possible or take appropriate leave.