Student threats prompt increased security at William Blount HS | News
(WBIR - BLOUNT COUNTY) The Blount County Sheriff's Office plans to increase its presence Tuesday at William-Blount High School.
According to the Sheriff's Office, the increased security is a result of several students making threats against another student.
Deputies are visiting the homes of all of the students involved and they will not be allowed on school campus until the investigation is complete.
Regardless, authorities said they will have extra deputies at the school to ensure the safety of students and staff.