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Penn Students get a late start due to the cold weather

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Students at Mishawaka Penn School's got to stay in bed a few extra hours Thursday.  The school corporation was under a two hour delay due to the dangerous cold temperatures in the morning.

Parents didn't seem to mind the delay as they dropped off their kids at Walt Disney Elementary School.  One parent, Erin Cressp, said her kids normally walk to school during the warm weather, but she dropped them off because of the cold.  "Lots of kids home, had to change work plans," Cressp said, "but we made do." 

Grandparent, Ken Jansen, said his granddaughter enjoyed having a few extra hours at home.  "She got to play," Jansen said, "so she wasn't too bad and it didn't slow me up too much."

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