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  • Great Mills High School to dismiss early following l...

    Wednesday Dec 5 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Great Mills High School in Southern Maryland, where a school shooting occurred in March, will dismiss students early Wednesday after the school was placed on lockdown due to "reported sightings of a possibly armed individual in the area," the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. Students will be dismissed at 12:45 p.m., "as a result of the disruption caused by the lockdown," once the school has been cleared by the sheriff's office, St. Mary's County Public Schools announced.

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  • Thoughts and Prayers Are Not Enough for Students Lik...

    Mar 24, 2018 | via Sojourners 

    It's 8:20 a.m. on March 20, 2018. I'm sitting in my math class, anxiously refreshing Google, waiting for anyone to confirm what my classmates and I suspect is going on downstairs.

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  • Maryland school shooting victim Jaelynn Willey has died

    Mar 23, 2018 | via The Reporter 

    This undated photo provided by the St. Mary's Sheriff's Office, shows Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill, a school resource officer who engaged a shooter at Great Mills High School in Great Mills, Md., on Tuesday. It wasn't immediately clear whether the shooter took his own life or was killed by the officer's bullet, St. Mary's County Sheriff Tim Cameron said, but the Gaskill was credited with preventing any more loss of life.

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