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Delays, closings and cancellations: N.C. Zoo closing early Friday
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Delays, closings and cancellations: N.C. Zoo closing early Friday

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Here's a look at what is delayed, closed or canceled in the area because of the threat of bad weather:

Friday, Jan. 8

N.C. Zoo closing early

The North Carolina Zoo will close at 2 p.m. on Frida and delay opening until 11 a.m. on Saturday. Go to for the most up-to-date information.

COVID-19 testing sites

The Guilford County Division of Public Health said its sites in High Point and Greensboro are both closed Friday.

The High Point site at 501 E. Green Drive is expected to resume testing from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday

The Greensboro site at Piedmont Hall, 2409 W. Gate City Blvd. expects to resume testing from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on Monday.

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Guilford County Schools

In-person classes canceled. All Guilford County Schools students will learn remotely, and teachers may work from home if they choose. 

The school district also has canceled all sports, testing and other activities for Saturday. 


GTCC won't start spring semester classes until Monday. But students will still be able to register for classes online Friday. Links to admissions, financial aid and other GTCC offices are available on the college's website

Rockingham County Schools

In-person classes canceled for Friday. All students will learn remotely and teachers should work from home.

The Music Academy opening at noon

The Music Academy offices and studios, 1327 Beaman Place, Suite 100 in Greensboro, will open at noon on Friday with an option to close. Visit their Facebook page for the most up to date information.

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