Bland County Elementary dismisses early following heat register malfunction

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(Photo: Courtesy Bland County Public Schools)

BLAND COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Elementary school students in Bland County were dismissed early on Tuesday morning following a heat register malfunction.

According to Bland County Public Schools, the fire department responded to the heat register malfunction at Bland County Elementary School on Tuesday, April 13.

As a precaution, school officials announced that Bland County Elementary would dismiss at 10:45 a.m., followed immediately by parent pick-up.

However, the school district says all students are safe and will return to the school on Thursday, April 15, as scheduled.

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