LIVE BLOG: Activities return to normal after Maroon Alert issued at Mississippi State

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STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State University officials issued a maroon alert on Wednesday afternoon. They said there was “a safety concern” near the library.

The  library, Carpenter, Swalm, Hand, Health Center, Etheredege and Drill Field are all under an evacuation order.

Below is a live blog of how the situation unfolded Wednesday afternoon.

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