Every School in a N.C. County Evacuated After Bomb Threat

By Tara MacIsaac
Tara MacIsaac
Tara MacIsaac
Tara MacIsaac is an editor and reporter who has worked on a variety of topics over the course of her ten years with The Epoch Times, including science, the environment, and local New York news. She is currently working with The Epoch Times edition based in Southern California.
August 27, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Every school in Watauga County, N.C., is being evacuated Tuesday after a bomb threat was called in at 7:45 a.m., reports WSOC-TV.

All nine schools are being searched by police, but school district officials told WSOC-TV they expect students to be back in class by noon. 

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Tara MacIsaac
Tara MacIsaac
Tara MacIsaac is an editor and reporter who has worked on a variety of topics over the course of her ten years with The Epoch Times, including science, the environment, and local New York news. She is currently working with The Epoch Times edition based in Southern California.