• Burke County Middle School Placed Under Lockdown

    MORGANTON, N.C.,None - Walter Johnson Middle School was put on a modified lockdown Wednesday after a teacher spotted two men who appeared to be carrying guns running into a wooded area behind the school.

    The assistant superintendent said the school, which is located in Morganton on Lenoir Road, was put under lockdown at 11 a.m.

    Students were not allowed outside of the building until dismissal.

    The teacher saw the men while walking to the school's parking lot.

    Police searched for the men, but were never able to find them or confirm that they had weapons.

    Next Up:

  • Headline Goes Here

    Burke County Middle School Placed Under Lockdown

  • Headline Goes Here

    Spain eyes HQ of EU piracy mission amid Brexit planning

  • Headline Goes Here

    Masseuse accuses Marvel's Stan Lee of fondling himself

  • Headline Goes Here

    The Latest: Melania Trump's white hat attracts attention

  • Headline Goes Here

    Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder