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Philippi Elementary Evacuated After Report of Bomb Threat

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Philippi Elementary School was evacuated Tuesday morning after officials learned of a bomb threat against the school.

Students at the school were evacuated to Philippi Middle School.

Authorities had to call in a bomb dog from Petersburg since local crews had already been called to Salem.

The Philippi Police Department is investigating.

They were assisted by the Barbour County Sheriff's Department, Barbour County State Police, DNR police, and DOC staff.