Jefferson Co. opens shelter due to winter weather

Jefferson Co. opens shelter due to winter weather

JEFFERSON COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - Jefferson County Emergency Management is opening a shelter Wednesday night due to power outages caused by the winter storm.

The shelter will open at Jefferson County High School, located at 1157 Warrior Trail between Louisville and Wrens.

Residents coming to the shelter should bring any personal medicines, blankets, baby foods or other personal items.

American Red Cross and the Jefferson County Department of Family & Children Services are assisting with the shelter.

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