Hamilton County Schools are closing immediately due to flooding.

The school system said buses will begin running at noon. 

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After school care is canceled, but employees will stay with students until they can be picked up by their parents. After school activities are also canceled. 

 

"Heavy flooding, especially in the north part of the county around schools is expected to be a bigger problem later today according to public safety personnel," Tim Hensley with Hamilton County Schools explained. "The biggest issues are around schools are in the Soddy-Daisy area at this time but there could be additional areas later today."

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