UPDATE FROM SILSBEE ISD: Edwards-Johnson Memorial Silsbee Middle School has been cleared of a bomb threat by law enforcement and officials. The threat was a hoax. Silsbee ISD officials are on the scene, and students have been cleared to go back into the building.
According to the Silsbee ISD Facebook page, "Edwards-Johnson Memorial Silsbee Middle School is currently on shutdown due to a bomb threat."
"Officials are taking precautionary measures at Edwards-Johnson Memorial Silsbee Middle School while students are safe and away from the school. Silsbee ISD takes all student safety serious and makes that a top priority. The incident this morning is believed to be a hoax, however officials are making the extra effort for the safety of the campus."
We will update as more information becomes available.