Walker County Schools Closed January 17th

Walker County Schools will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, due to forecasted extreme low temperatures and wind chill plus the current condition of some secondary and mountain roads.WCS appreciates your cooperation and understanding as we continue to prioritize student and employee safety.

Walker County Schools Closed January 12th

Due to the current forecast of severe weather that includes a high wind warning with gusts of 45-60 mph, Walker County Schools will be closed Friday, January 12th. All after-school activities are canceled.

Dougherty Gap Road Closed Due to Rock Slide

Walker County shared that Dougherty Gap road is currently closed from Mountain Cove Farms to the top of Lookout Mountain due to a rock slide. Please take alternate routes to get to your destination.

Glass Mill Road to be Closed

Some of those who travel through the the Glass Mill area will need to take alternate routes next week. A section of Glass Mill Road... Read More.

Road Closed Due to Bridge Damage

A portion of Villanow Mill Creek Road has been closed due to bridge damage. The bridge is located after the turnoff to Bill Scott Road. Motorists should take Bill Scott Road to Highway 136 to... Read More.