AFFTON, Mo. — The Thanksgiving holiday weekend will be an extra day longer for kids in the Affton School District.

The school district announced at 6:40 a.m. Monday that classes were canceled because a downed power line left many of the school buses inoperable. An official with the school district further explained to 5 On Your Side that the power line is on top of several buses.

Cougar Care also is canceled for the day.

PARENT ALERT: There will be no school today, Monday, December 2, 201... 9, due to a downed power line rendering many of our buses inoperable. Please note that Cougar Care will also be canceled today.

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