Fayette County (Ga.) district looks to close 4 schools (w/Video)

Feb. 12, 2013
Officials say the district must address declining enrollment.

The Fayette County (Ga.) district says it needs to close four schools. The system is losing about 500 students annually, partly because of to a sagging economy and partly to an aging population. Shuttering four of its 30 schools would eliminate about 250 jobs and save about $15 million next year.

Video from 11Alive.com:

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