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UPDATED: Extra security Thursday after threats, evacuations at Monroe schools
Times photo: Brenda Steurer Monroe Middle School students evacuate the school Tuesday after a threat was found written on a mirror in a bathroom. Students were removed from the school at about 10:15 a.m. and returned about two hours later.
MONROE - The first threat that forced an evacuation at Monroe High School on Thursday, March 26, said a bomb would explode in one week. But Monroe Police Chief Fred Kelley said it didn't necessarily mean April 2.Nevertheless, increased security measures are planned in the Monroe school district for Thursday, Superintendent Larry Brown said.