Sarasota, Manatee schools closed Thursday as Tropical Storm Nicole approaches Florida

Both Sarasota and Manatee County schools will be closed Thursday as Tropical Storm Nicole was poised to strike Florida's east coast and cross the s...

November 10, 2022
12:18 AM

Both Sarasota and Manatee County schools will be closed Thursday as Tropical Storm Nicole was poised to strike Florida's east coast and cross the state.The districts announced the closings Wednesday afternoon.Nicole was expected to bring gusty winds and rain bands through the southwest coast of Florida Wednesday evening and into midday Thursday. The Sarasota County School District planned to resume normal operations Friday, according to the district's news release. Manatee schools will resume on Monday, as the district is off on Friday for Veterans Day, according to a district spokesperson.

Steven Walker