Schools closed today

PARKERSBURG Schools in Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt and Wood counties in West Virginia and in Washington County in Ohio are closed today because of the snow.

All day classes at Washington State Community College are canceled, the school said. The campus will open at 3 p.m. today for evening classes.

West Virginia University at Parkersburg will be closed today.

West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin requested state employees delay reporting to work until 10:30 a.m. Employees providing direct support relating to the current weather event should report at their regularly scheduled time, the governor said.