POSTED: Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 8:02am
UPDATED: Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 8:17am
EAST TEXAS — Thousands of people are reportedly without power following the storms late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.
According to officials, the outages have been caused by high winds and some fallen trees.
Alto ISD classes have been cancelled for Thursday. The schools lost power around midnight, and do not expect it to be restored until noon. Classes will resume as scheduled on Friday.
Garrison ISD in Nacogdoches County will start late on Thursday due to a power outage. Late arrival is scheduled for 10:00 am.