1.Braintree High School students continue to take mid-term exams Friday. They are scheduled to end Monday, and if school is cancelled due to inclement weather on an exam day (as happened Wednesday, Jan. 22), the exams will be given on the day school resumes.
3. Curious about what's going on at Braintree High School? Want to find out from the students themselves? Check out the BHS Student Newspaper blog.
4. Should be clear skies Friday, but very cold. The National Weather Service pegs the high temperature of the day at 12 degrees, with a wind chill as low as -12. Friday night expect a slight chance of snow, low around 9.
5. In 1908 on this day the first Boy Scout troop was organized in England. Former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill died on Jan. 24, 1965. Serial killer Ted Bundy was put to death by electric chair in 1989 in Florida. The O.J. Simpson trial featured the prosecutor's opening statement on this day in 1995.