Closings and Delays - Updated 9-18-18 8:42pm

Closings and Delays - Updated 9-18-18 8:42pm

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Arendell Parrott Academy

Closed through Friday, Sept. 21

Bethel Christian Academy

BCA and Daycare will be closed Wednesday - Friday

East Carolina University

East Carolina University will resume classes beginning at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, with flexibility and support for students who cannot travel or return at that time due to hurricane-related issues, according to university officials.

Residence halls will open at noon Tuesday, Sept. 18.

For details about the Adverse Weather and Emergency Event Policy and Condition levels, visit .

Lenoir Community College

LancerALERT: Greene County Center closed Wednesday, Sept. 19. LCC Main in Kinston, La Grange Center in La Grange, the Passport Office on main campus, and Jones County Center in Trenton remain closed through Sunday, Sept. 23. The College will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates through the College website, LancerALERT, social media, and local media.

The performances of "Annie" at LCC Briley Auditorium have been rescheduled for Sept. 28, 29, and 30!

Lenoir County Public Schools

Schools will be closed all this week due to road conditions, rising river levels and other impacts from Hurricane Florence.

Jones County Schools

Jones County Schools will be closed until further notice. 

Pitt County Schools

Pitt County Schools will operate on a regular schedule on Wednesday, September 19. See their Facebook Page for the entire message.

Greene County Schools

Greene County Schools will be closed for students on Wednesday, September 19. It will be an optional workday for staff.


Neuseway Nature Center

Closed until September 24th, any need to extend this closure will be determined on damage done to the park and water levels. 

Our Sci-Fi Friday Movie Night has been cancelled for this month and moved to next, Iron Giant will be October 12th 6pm-7:30pm

Our Family Camp Out w/stargazing is rescheduled for Oct 5-6 5pm-10am 

Beulaville Pediatrics and Grifton Pediatrics

will remain closed until further notice.

Governments and Agencies:

Jones County Government


Lenoir County

Lenoir County Criminal Superior Court for the week of September 17, 2018 is canceled and the jury is being released.

All Lenoir County District Courts for the week of September 17, 2018 are canceled.

The Lenoir County Sheriff's Office administrative office (130 S. Queen St., Kinston) is closed Thursday and Friday but will operate on regular schedule on Wednesday, September 19th.

Lenoir County Clerk’s Office - Updates will be posted on

Kinston/Lenoir County Parks and Recreation

The KLC Parks & Recreation Department will be closed on Tuesday, September 18th and Wednesday, September 19th.

The Neuseway Nature Park will be closed until further notice.

All gymnastics classes have been canceled for the rest of the week.

Fall Youth Soccer Coaches meeting has been moved to Thursday Sept 20 at 6:30pm at Kinston Community Center. Practice may begin as early as Monday Sept 24 depending on Flood conditions!

Lenoir County Transit

If you need transportation call these temporary numbers:

(252) 268-6658
(252) 526-1103 

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