Half of the high school band from Norman, Okla. landed at Dallas-Fort Worth on Monday after playing in a Pearl Harbor Day parade in Hawaii. But the flight for the other half of the band was canceled because of the ice, leaving them stranded for an extra day in Hawaii.
“Tough break for them, huh?” joked parent chaperone Tami Meyer.
The storm dumped snow through the Mid-Atlantic region. Freezing rain prompted the federal government to allow workers to arrive up to two hours later than normal Monday or take unscheduled leave.
In Washington, cab driver Mahdi Abdi said he had been driving since around midnight and the main roads were clear, but many of the side streets were icy.
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