(WVUE) - Because of the shifting flood situation, St. John and St. James parishes have canceled classes for Wednesday, Aug. 17.
St. John sent the following statement:
"Due to the uncertainty associated with the current weather event and in order to allow parish resources to be concentrated on any possible flooding, the St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District has canceled school for Wednesday, Aug. 17. The Patron Tour organizational meeting scheduled for Wednesday is also canceled and will be rescheduled for a later date. Please monitor local media, the school district Facebook page and the website at www.stjohn.k12.la.us on Wednesday for any updates as to cancellations for the rest of the week."