Caruthersville School District closed after teacher’s home hit by reported tornado

The Caruthersville School district will be closed Monday, December 13.
The Caruthersville School district will be closed Monday, December 13.
Published: Dec. 12, 2021 at 10:58 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 12, 2021 at 11:27 AM CST
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CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - The Caruthersville School District said they will be closed on Monday, December 13.

In a social media post, school leaders said they are asking the community to keep kindergarten teacher Megan Rackley Family in their thoughts and prayers after their home was hit by a reported tornado.

Additional information will be given later.

According to the school district administrative, secretarial and maintenance staff will still need to report to work on Monday.

Some in the community are holding a vigil for the Rackley family on Sunday.

The vigil will be held at the river front in Caruthersville, at 3 p.m.

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