Salem Police Chief Troy Merry and Washington County Sheriff Claude Combs announced Tuesday night that Trick or Treating will continue as planned on Thursday, October 31 from 6-8p for the Salem and Washington County communities.


Due to concerns about weather, the local police have made arrangements for trick or treat hours to be also be observed on Friday, November 1 in Salem and Washington County from 6-8 p.m.

Those homes who plan on participating Friday should leave a light on their front porch.

City and County police will be out and about patrolling and providing traffic safety on both days.

According to the WSLM DIGITAL WEATHER STATION there is a 50 percent chance of rain on Wednesday with thunderstorms predicted for Thursday. Friday’s weather is expected to be sunny with a high of 65 and low of 43.