Wed., 11 am: Newton Falls students evacuated

Junior high and high school students in Newton Falls were evacuated this morning after a bomb threat was discovered.

Superintendent Paul Woodard, who is in Columbus today, said students were evacuated after a threatening message on the junior high bathroom wall was discovered.

Woodard said police are on the scene and will call in a bomb squad to sweep the school. Parents have been notified.

This is a developing story. More information will be posted as it becomes available.