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February 20, 2019

Written Threat Found At Scotts Creek Elementary

Dr. Kim Elliott, Superintendent of Jackson County Schools said students were evacuated at Scotts Creek Elementary School on Thursday afternoon when a threat was found written on a boys bathroom wall. Students were evacuated promptly to a ball field while authorities responded to the incident. Children were later transported to the Alternative School where parents were allowed to pick them up. The surrounding area around the school was locked down before being deemed safe. Jackson County Sheriff’s office along with other local agencies responded to the school.

About The Author

Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.

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