The Times West Virginian

February 27, 2013

East Park to be back in session today

Newer section to be used; furnace problems corrected, but chimney an issue

By Jessica Borders
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — East Park Elementary School is back in session following its furnace problems, which had been affecting the building since last week.

A ParentLink message at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday confirmed that school would be held at East Park today. Marion County Superintendent of Schools Gary Price explained that the newer section of the building has been cleared and the furnaces have been operating properly.

“We do feel confident now that the newer section of the building is safe for us to put the students and the staff back in,” he said.

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