A juvenile was arrested Tuesday in the shooting of a high school student that prompted a school-wide lockdown and evacuation, police in Louisville, Kentucky, said. Sgt. Phil Russell said the alleged shooter was picked up about three hours after a Fern Creek Traditional High School student was wounded Tuesday afternoon. The wounded student had non-life [...]

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At least two people were killed and possibly one injured in a shooting at a college in Lexington, Kentucky. The Hazard Community and Technical College remains on lockdown. Kentucky State Police spokesman, Tony Watts said two people came to the state police post in Hazard to turn themselves in. The shooting reportedly happened in the [...]

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Kentucky Superintendents, Kentucky School Board Association (KSBA) and Kentucky School Districts are highly critical of Kentucky’s proposed restraint and seclusion regulation that still has to pass the legislative review committee. In the words of the KSBA (whose 170-district membership opposed Kentucky’s DOE’s proposed rule): “The primary goal of all local public schools and districts across [...]

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Local State Representative, Dewayne Bunch (R-Williamsburg), who is also a teacher at Whitley County High School was injured around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday while trying to break up a fight in the cafeteria. Police say there was a conflict between two freshman boys, a 15 and 16 year old, this morning in the cafeteria. They tell [...]

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TTAPR on January 27th, 2011

The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident between two students at Rock Hill High School that resulted in one being taken to the hospital. The incident, a fight between two 17-year-old boys, occurred around 7:30 a.m. on Monday at the high school, Sheriff Jeff Lawless said. The fight sent one boy to the [...]

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TTAPR on December 14th, 2010

A Louisville teenager is recovering after a brutal fight on a school bus. It happened Friday afternoon. During the fight, a 13-year-old boy fell and hit his head. The bus driver returned to the school and the boy went home with his parents. Later though, the boys parents took him to the hospital only to [...]

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Police say two juveniles ran away from a group home, stole a car and tried to run over an officer after they wrecked. A 15-mile police chase began on Interstate 75 in Scott County and ended at U.S. 25 and Ky. 32 Monday night. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports a state Vehicle Enforcement [...]

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