Another School Threat In Mercer County

Posted on September 12, 2018 by Tyler Barker

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - Bluefield High School will have extra police on site today, due to another threat posted to social media.

"Mercer County Schools takes all potential threats seriously. In that vein, Mercer County Schools has instituted steps to help ensure student safety. Local law enforcement have been contacted and will be present today at Bluefield High School. School will operate on a regular schedule." this was posted to the Mercer County Schools Facebook page.

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, Princeton Police were called to the school after a bomb threat was made.

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Another School Threat In Mercer County

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BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – Bluefield High School will have extra police on site today, due to another threat posted to social media.

“Mercer County Schools takes all potential threats seriously. In that vein, Mercer County Schools has instituted steps to help ensure student safety. Local law enforcement have been contacted and will be present today at Bluefield High School. School will operate on a regular schedule.” this was posted to the Mercer County Schools Facebook page.

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, Princeton Police were called to the school after a bomb threat was made.



Tyler Barker

Tyler Barker is currently the Interim News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. I was promoted to this job in Mid-November. I still will fill in on weather from time to time. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at tbarker@woay.com


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