October 2, 2014
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Pawnee and Richardson counties in southeast Nebraska until 3 p.m. Thursday.
St. John The Baptist School in Plattsmouth started the summer recess a day earlier than scheduled.
Principal Linda Isaacson tells the Cassgram that students were informed yesterday not to return for the final day today.
Concerns about one suspected case of swine flu prompted the early summer dismissal. The case is unconfirmed at this time.
Students had completed the necessary hours so school officials thought it was best to take the precautionary measures, she said.