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Southern West Virginia and southwestern Virginia have been pounded by snow on Tuesday, Jan. 21.  Road crews struggled to stay ahead of the snow coming down, and businesses began to announce closings by 2 p.m.

Here is a list of those businesses and agencies that are closed:

Raleigh County:

Crossroads Mall closing at 5 p.m.
FMRS canceled DUI class scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Beckley location.
Leisure Lanes closed at around 3:30 p.m., no Tuesday handicap league.

Fayette County:

Fayette County Health Dept. closed at 2:30 p.m.

Monroe County:

Monroe County Courthouse closed at 2:30 p.m.

Greenbrier County:

Greenbrier County Courthouse will open at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22

Other:

Schwan's Home Delivery Service will be postponing services in southern West Virginia scheduled for the rest of the day on Tuesday and all day Wednesday. Please call 1-888-SCHWANS (724-9267) for additional information.