Horry County schools could start to double as police stations. Uniformed police officers could eat breakfast and lunch in school cafeterias. The school district superintendent could bring a proposal back to the full school board.
Horry County Schools saw 75 school threats in 19 days after the Parkland, Florida shooting. Officials said there has been an increase in school threats, but the district is prepared if there were an active shooter.
Horry County Schools won't allow students to stage walkout during Wednesday's National School Walkout. School board Chair Joe DeFeo cited school security and safety as the reason. Punishment will be decided by administration and individual schools.
Horry County police were called to Ocean Bay Middle School after four students discussed "shooting up the school, bringing weapons to school, and suicide" on the bus Thursday morning, according to a police report.
Retired Columbine, Colorado principal Frank DeAngelis served as the keynote speaker during the opening session of the At-Risk National Youth Forum, an annual conference hosted by the National Dropout Prevention Center.
Coastal Carolina University’s cheerleading squad has been suspended after allegations team members worked as strippers and escorts. A criminal investigation reveals some cheerleaders were paid $100 - $1,500 per date.
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