Groveton cancels classes, Centerville ISD delays start of school Wednesday due to power loss

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UPDATE (8:30 A.M.) – Groveton announced just after 8 a.m. that school would be canceled for the day due to a loss of power.


TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Two East Texas school districts delayed the start of their school day Wednesday due to a lack of power.

Groveton and Centerville ISD’s will start classes at 10 a.m. since both campuses do not have electricity.

Overnight, there was a line of storms that made its way through East Texas with more expected for certain areas.

Currently, Oncor shows that nearly 400 homes in the Centerville area are without power. There is no current information about Groveton.

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