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Clara School to remain closed until Wednesday after fire

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WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Wayne County officials are still working to find out what caused parts of Clara School to go up in flames Sunday morning.

School officials said a sheriff's deputy on patrol noticed smoke coming from the building around 2:00 A.M.

When fire fighters arrived on the scene, the auditorium, and the kindergarten through fourth grade halls were engulfed in flames.

School has been canceled through Tuesday, but is expected to resume on Wednesday. Officials said they will use undamaged parts of the building and portable buildings in order to resume class

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