HATTIESBURG, MISS (WDAM) - Classes have resumed at Southern Miss following a bomb threat earlier today (Tuesday).
The Liberal Arts Building at The University of Southern Mississippi was emptied at 11:45 a.m. following a bomb threat called in to University Police between 10:30 and 11 a.m., authorities said.
The building was evacuated shortly after, and an Eagle Alert text message was sent to the campus community.
University Police completed a thorough search of the building and determined it was safe for occupancy by noon.
Officials canceled all 11 a.m. classes in the building.