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HRC cancels games, practices due to heat ... closes pools


With the heat index exceeding 110 degrees late Thursday afternoon, the Hays Recreation Commission has decided to cancel youth T-ball, baseball and softball games and practices scheduled for Thursday.

As of 4 p.m., adult games will be played as scheduled.

The Hays Aquatic Park and Wilson Pool also will be closed for the rest of the day due to lightning.

Check www.haysrec.org throughout the season for weather updates.