Union Co. schools closing for solar eclipse - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Union Co. schools closing for solar eclipse

(Source: Union Co. Schools) (Source: Union Co. Schools)
UNION CO., KY (WFIE) -

Union County schools will not be in session this Monday for the solar eclipse.

The district cites anticipated increased traffic and a great deal of parent concern about the safety hazards of viewing the eclipse.

A pair of NASA approved eclipse viewing glasses will be sent home with each student, along with a NASA safety guidance document on Friday.

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