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Information about Inclement Weather Closings this Winter

Unusual situations such as severe weather may require that BSCTC delay or cancel classes or close the institution. Announcements regarding such delays, cancelations, or closings will be posted on the college website http://bigsandy.kctcs.edu, on the switchboard message and announced through selected local media, area radio stations and Hazard (WYMT-TV) and Huntington, WV (WSAZ) television stations, as well as be announced via SNAP notification. The announcement will also be posted to college e-mail. Normally, any announcement pertaining to a change in the class/operating schedule will be in effect for all locations.

The following are the types of regular closings:

  1. SNOW SCHEDULE -
    Classes at all locations will begin at 10:00 a.m. with those classes normally in session at that time. Employees should report by 10:00 a.m. Employees not reporting by 10:00 a.m. must take vacation time or make up work as mutually agreed with their supervisor.
  2. CLASSES CANCELED-EMPLOYEES REPORT -
    Classes are canceled. Employees should report by 10:00 a.m. Employees not reporting by 10:00 a.m. must take vacation time or make up work as mutually agreed with their supervisor. Decisions regarding evening classes will be announced, as they may or may not be canceled along with the day classes.
  3. CLOSED -
    All campuses are closed. Classes will not meet. Only Mamp;O and essential personnel are required to report to work. Decisions regarding evening classes will be announced, as they may or may not be canceled along with the day classes.