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Mississippi HBCUs report bomb threats made to their campuses

Jackson State, Alcorn State, Mississippi Valley State universities and Tougaloo College all posted on social media they had received bomb threats today. Other Historically Black Colleges and Universities started reporting that they had received bomb threats on Monday. Today is…

Biloxi bomb threat suspect arrested

A Georgia man is in jail after allegedly making a false bomb threat in Biloxi last week. According to police, 25-year-old Marcus Tyrone Geddis was tracked down and arrested after he…

Bomb squad finds no explosive devices on bus in Gulfport

Around noon, a double-Decker bus heading to Atlanta from New Orleans had a bomb threat. A passenger called police after they heard another passenger talk about an explosive device. Mississippi Highway Patrol picked up the bus at the 28th mile…

Bomb threat at North Gulfport Middle School

Students at North Gulfport Middle School were evacuated from the building today after the school received a bomb threat. Gulfport police responded to the scene just after noon. Students were immediately evacuated while officials searched through the building. As of…

Gulfport Central Middle School responds to bomb threat

Gulfport School District Superintendent Glen East reported a bomb threat written in a bathroom stall just after 2:30 Friday afternoon. Faculty and staff performed a standard fire drill, students evacuated the building. Law enforcement did a sweep of the school…

Bomb threat reported at Hancock High School

Hancock County Sheriff's deputies confirmed to News 25 that Hancock High School officials found a bomb threat written on a piece of paper. The investigation is still ongoing. The high school did not have to go on lock down. News…

Bomb threat found in bathroom at Long Beach Middle School

Long Beach police and fire responded to Long Beach Middle School around 9:15 this morning after a written bomb threat was found in a girl’s bathroom. The Long Beach School District sent a text to parents just before 11 a.m.…

Bomb Threat at St. Martin Middle School

For the second time in two days, authorities are investigating a bomb threat at St. Martin Middle School. Jackson County School District Superintendent Dr. Barry Amacker tells News 25 a threatening note was found and the school is currently on…

Bomb threat at Mississippi State

A short time ago, Mississippi State University received a time specific bomb threat on its campus. School officials immediately evacuated multiple buildings on campus because of the potential threat. According to MSU’s official Twitter page, students were told to evacuate…

12-Year-old Student Accused of Bomb Threat

A 12-year-old student has been removed from East Central Middle School after allegedly writing a note saying a bomb was inside the school. The school was evacuated back on October 5th when a note was found in the bathroom. Jackson…

Second Bomb Threat this Week at St. Martin Middle School

For the second day in a row, there was a bomb threat at St. Martin Middle School. A $500 reward for information leading to an arrest has now been offered. Students, parents and school staff are left wondering what’s next.…

Bomb Scare Leads to St. Martin Middle School Evacuation

Some scary moments at St. Martin Middle School after a bomb scare earlier today. According to Principal Stephanie Gruich, around 10:30 this morning, a student turned in a note that indicated someone wanted to do harm to the school. Principal…

Keesler Air Force Base Bomb Threat

Keesler Air Force Base also received a bomb threat this afternoon. The area involved in the bomb threat was searched and cleared by security personnel. The person accused of making the bomb threat is currently in custody.

Bomb Threats Investigated at Camp Shelby

Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg received two bomb threats today via phone call. The first call came at 8:30 a.m. and the second followed shortly after at 10 a.m. The soldiers who received the calls reported the incidents through their chain…