Power outages continue in Screven County

SCREVEN CO., GA (WTOC) – An estimated 2,000 people remain without power in Screven County.

All Screven County schools will be closed again Wednesday due to power outages, according to the superintendent's office.

The Southeast Georgia Chapters of the American Red Cross, at the request of Screven County Emergency Management, opened a shelter Tuesday at the First Baptist Church located at 214 S Main St. in Sylvania.

The shelter opened at 1 p.m.

A shelter in Emanuel County at Swainsboro Middle School located at 200 Tiger Trail, Swainsboro, is still open, and will remain open pending ongoing necessity due to weather conditions.

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