Sleet will change to snow before ending west to east late tonight/early Thursday. Wind chills of 5 to 10 degrees...with air temperatures in the low 20s...can be expected. Wind are blowing about 30 mph. Roads will be icy tonight and Thursday morning but should melt during the day as skies clear and temperatures rise above freezing.
PARIS, TX -- As school got underway around the state today, one school in Paris had to close down for the day due to a fire.
Firefighters arrived at the Paris Alternative school in the 3200 block of Graham Street around 6:30 this morning. They found furniture in one of the school's hallways on fire as well as a small fire in one of the bathrooms.
Authorities suspect arson, after finding a broken window and several traces of a fire accelerants in the hallway.
The school was closed today, but school officials say the doors will be back open tomorrow.