Bomb Threat Received At Wolfe County Schools

By: Heather Haley Email
By: Heather Haley Email

Students at Wolfe County Schools did not have classes today after a bomb threat was made early this morning.

School officials say the call came in a few minutes before 6am, and they decided to go ahead and call off school just to be safe. So they called in multiple emergency service agencies as well as state police to investigate the threat.

State police along with a bomb sniffing dog searched all 5 schools as well as the county school buses.

“You can't take a threat lightly, you have to act on it. We're going to provide security throughout the night at our buildings and we will have school in Wolfe County tomorrow,” says Robert Scott Creech, Wolfe County Schools Administrator.

Officials with state police say the person who made the call faces charges of terroristic threatening and up to 12 months in jail.

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  • by Anonymous Location: Places on Feb 14, 2010 at 02:33 PM
    i went to that school for 2 years that school is the biggest joke in the world teachers have been caught with drugs more times that you can't count the state needs to come in and take charge because the crap that goes on there they needa shut it down
  • by wolfe co high student Location: campton on Oct 27, 2007 at 09:20 PM
    i couldent beleave it when i hurd it something like that threating our little schools. i dont know who did it but i beleave they have major problems if the threat was real or not.
  • by bridashae Location: kentucky on Oct 24, 2007 at 05:55 AM
    why would he want to do that because the kids there did nothing to him or her.
  • by marvin Location: campton on Oct 24, 2007 at 04:17 AM
    they should not call bombs in to school if the law should catch them they need to give them 5 years in jail
  • by MIDDLE SCHOOL MOM Location: LONDON on Oct 23, 2007 at 08:32 AM
    I agree with the closing school to get this matter figured out. I dont know how many or how often this school has been threatened this year alone. But what i do know is Yesturday in London a South Middle they did to also receive a bomb threat and the kids were evuacated to the high school for a SHORT period of time.. what gets me is nothing is ever said about these schools now this makes atleast 10 times total between the high and middle school that has been threatened.. their still going to school.. GET IT TOGETHER LAUREL COUNTY.. No news nothing letting people around here that we are tired of this stuff
  • by alvin Location: callahan on Oct 23, 2007 at 06:13 AM
    I am the Director of Kentuckyland Security Inc. a non-profit organization to put a stop to this and all the killings and shootings in our Elemntary,Middle and High Schools and also in Faith Base Schools across our State of Kentucky by placing armed security guards and a security contraled center and more with in our schools to keep our children safe from harm of others suport Kentuckyland Security Inc. we are there to protect our children our Community our Future petitions will be in your town soon please sign them to get this grate program going please e-mail us and tell us what is on your mind thank you


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