||Extra security for Smithville football game after gun threat
SMITHVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) — Additional law enforcement will be on hand for Friday night's high school football game at Smithville after someone threatened to bring a gun to the game.
Monroe County Superintendent of Education Scott Cantrell confirms the threat was made on YikYak and added law enforcement is working to track down the source.
Because of the threat, there will only be one entrance to the game, and all fans will have to go through a metal detector.
Smithville is hosting in-county rival Hamilton.