Two-hour delay for Brunswick, New Hanover schools Wednesday

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BrunswickCSSchools in Brunswick and New Hanover counties will operate on a two-hour delay Wednesday due to bitterly cold temperatures.

According to a release from the Brunswick County district, students will start school two hours later on Wednesday. Staff there will follow regular work schedules.

In New Hanover County, the two-hour delay will be for students and staff.

“The record cold temperatures for this area show it being 25 degrees tomorrow morning with a wind chill near 15 degrees,” a district press release states. “The two-hour delay will allow time for school buses and heating systems to be checked, and allow any problems to be addressed.”