Piggott, Portageville to be closed due to illness

Piggott, Portageville to be closed due to illness
The Piggott School District will be closed Feb. 7 due to increased and continued illness. (Source: Piggott School District Facebook page)

PIGGOTT, AR (KAIT) - An area school district will be closed again Feb. 7 due to illness, Superintendent Barry DeHart said.

The Piggott School District also announced the closing on its Facebook page, citing increased and continued illness. School officials say students will need to complete AMI Day 4 for the school year.

Also, the Portageville School District will be closed for the remainder of the week due to illness.

The district will be back in session Feb. 11, according to a post on the Portageville Police Department’s Facebook page.

Several area districts have also announced closures in the past week or so, due to illness.

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