Updated: GHC shuts down multiple campuses over threats Tuesday

July 26th, 2022 – 1:20 PM

GHC Press Release –

Update: On Tuesday (July 26), Georgia Highlands College was alerted by local law enforcement about threats specific to multiple GHC sites. In an abundance of caution, all GHC locations ceased operations for July 26 to allow local law enforcement to investigate.

Georgia Highlands College has been cleared by local law enforcement to reopen all sites on Wednesday (July 27) to resume normal operations. 

The source of the threat is currently under investigation by local law enforcement.

Previously reported: On Tuesday afternoon, Georgia Highlands College issued the following statement:

“We have received a threat specific to GHC sites.

In an abundance of caution, we are ceasing operations for the day as the investigation continues.

Please exit all campuses at this time.

Check highlands.edu as updates become available.”

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