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Kennesaw State University Building Evacuated Due to Civil War-era Explosives
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KENNESAW, GA -- Officials at Kennesaw State University gave the all-clear Monday afternoon, after they evacuated the Social Sciences Building earlier in the day. The building was evacuated after a piece of Civil War era ordnance was found there.

The building and a surrounding area of about 100 feet were evacuated.

According to a statement from the univeristy, some Civil War relics were "noticed as being a potential hazard," which brought about the evacuation.

The Cobb County Explosive Ordinance Disposal unit and the US Army's EOD unit went to the school to handle the hazard.

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