Schools skip snow days with limited bus routes

Sticking to paved roads gets most to class

Posted: February 11, 2014 at 5 a.m.

NWA Media/JASON IVESTER With snow and ice still on the ground, the sign out front welcomes students Saturday at Harrison High School. A number of districts in Northwest Arkansas opened Monday with limited bus service because of slick rural roads.

Icy patches on dirt roads that cross mountains kept at least two Northwest Arkansas school districts out for another day Monday, but some superintendents avoided taking an additional snow day by offering limited bus routes.

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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 7 on 02/11/2014