Local schools called off school Thursday and many local businesses opted to close up shop as well as the threat of "thunder snow" loomed.
Greater St. Charles Chamber of Commerce canceled a TechComm committee meeting during the day and a networking event in the evening because of the winter weather. The office closed for the day by 10:30 a.m.
The Francis Howell Board of Education meeting was canceled tonight and will be rescheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25.
Among businesses which decided to close were:
The St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre will be cancelling classes tonight and the Centre will close at 5 p.m. The St. Peters Rec-Plex will also close at 5 p.m.
Missouri Valley Federal Credit Union on Mexico Road closed at 12 p.m.
What other local businesses are closed today?