Marion & Big Rapids Public Schools Close for Flooding in Buildings

Marion Public Schools and Big Rapids Public Schools say they will both be closed Friday for flooding.

Marion says there is water in both hallways and classrooms at the junior and high school building.

Crews will start cleaning out the water around 5 a.m. on Friday, according to Marion High School Principal Danyel Prielipp.

Prielipp also says the community baseball and softball facility is also completely underwater and a lot of equipment was damaged.