Outage forces early release
January 16, 2019
A power outage shut down Green River High School Friday and students were released early.
Around 7:40 a.m., shortly after school started, the power went out.
GRHS principal Darren Howard said the main breaker at the high school went bad. He said the main breaker was the original breaker put in when the high school was built in 1997.
The back up generators kicked in, but the generators only run the lights, not heat.
"I've got to compliment our maintenance crew," Howard said.
They were at the high school quickly and determined what the problem was. They also told Howard that it would take a l...