Category: Education

Active Shooter Class Offered By Athens County Police Department

The Athens-Clarke county Police Department says the F-B-I has reported more than 200 active shooting situations in America since the year 2000. The police department hosted two active shooter trainings today to teach people what to do if they’re involved.The class was hosted in the Athens Regional Library.  Library director Valerie Bell required her staff…

No children were hurt this morning when a West Jackson Elementary School bus began smoking. That was according to a Jackson County School spokesperson. The fire department arrived and said it was most likely an electrical issue.   Karen Bridgeman the Communications Director for Jackson County Schools says the bus began smoking as the buses lined up outside the…