UPDATE, 9:40 am: The campus is secure. Students and staff are being screened as they re-enter the building
Franklin High School has been evacuated on Thursday morning due to a bomb threat made to the school campus. Franklin Police Department, Franklin Fire Department and St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the school and evacuated the building while a search is underway. All students were reported safe. St. Mary Parish School Superintendent Dr. Teresa Bagwell told KQKI News that the search shouldn’t take too long. Stay with KQKI News for the latest on this developing story.