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SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (WHNT) – Scottsboro Junior High School is on precautionary lockdown this morning, with extra police present.

Police say the matter stems from a student getting upset at track practice on Thursday, and apparently making a verbal threat.

Police are investigating further.  Classes are proceeding.