Early this morning, East Washington School administrators received information about threats made to high school students that were posted on an anonymous social media site.
According to Dennis Stockdale, EWSC Superintendent, “We take these type of threats seriously, therefore to allow law enforcement time to investigate these threats, East Washington Schools will be closed today, Thursday, January 25th.”
This will be an e-learning day and lessons and assignments will be posted to the school website by 9:00 AM.
Schools in the region are on alert after this weeks shooting at a school in Benton, Kentucky where two students were shot and more than a dozen were injured.
It is not known at this time what the nature of the threat was or who was responsible for posting it
WSLM have more details later this morning.