The fast-moving snowstorm Tuesday caught many off guard, but several businesses remained open Wednesday.
Many were operating on reduced hours, however, and with a careful eye on road conditions.
Partial list of businesses open Wednesday:
Oxford Lowes will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday and reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday.
Lenlock Lowes will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday and reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday.
Food Outlet at 2120 Noble Street in Anniston will close at 5 p.m. Wednesday and reopen at 9 a.m. Thursday. 256-235-0602.
Save-A-Lot at 3208 McClellan Blvd., Anniston will remain open under normal hours. 256-235-2568.
Publix supermarket in Oxford may close early Wednesday and Thursday. Management was awaiting word from corporate headquarters Wednesday afternoon. 256-835-4075.
Winn Dixie at 815 Pelham Road in Jacksonville will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Thursday hours were unknown as of Wednesday afternoon. 256-435-5217.
Food Outlet at 618 Pelham Road in Jacksonville will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Thursday hours were unknown as of Wednesday afternoon. 256-435-8269.
Lively’s Foodland may close early Wednesday and Thursday depending upon road conditions. 256-447-8006.
Gregerson’s will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday. May close early Thursday as well. 256-447-2173.
Hotels with vacancies as of Wednesday afternoon:
Anniston Inn and Suites at 6220 McClellan Blvd, Anniston. 256-820-1000
Lenlock Inn at 62210 McClellan Blvd., Anniston. 256-820-1515
Sleep Inn at 88 Colonial Dr., Oxford. 256-831-2191.
Econolodge at 25 Elm St., Oxford. 256-831-9480.
University Inn at 1530 Pelham Rd., Jacksonville. 256-435-3300.