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Gilbert High cautions parents in letter about 'rumors'

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Gilbert High School administrators sent a letter to parents Tuesday in an effort to combat a slew of rumors that have been circulating among students.

The letter says two students received anonymous text messages with "completely differentbut threatening messages."

School administrators say in the letter that they've investigated the texts and found no basis to any of them.

"Administrators, our School Resource Officer and others areinvestigating these as well as following up on rumors. Thus far, every rumorhas turned out to be just that — rumor," said the letter.

They're asking students and parents to not pass along any further rumors and to report any other issues to the school's resource officer or the school's tip line at 803-821-1232.

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