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16-year-old Douglas High School student charged for making terrorist threat  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - Marshall County authorities arrested a 16-year-old male student at Douglas High School Monday, September 16. Authorities said ...



AL Dept. of Education says Douglas football coach allegations are in the hands of local administrators  WHNT News 19

DOUGLAS, Ala. - The Alabama State Department of Education says the evaluation of the Douglas High School head football coach's actions regarding player ...



Superintendent sides with coach after parental outcry over football player discipline  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - A north Alabama superintendent is standing behind a head football coach after parent complaints about player discipline.



Juvenile arrested in Douglas football conflict - News  Gadsden Times

The Marshall County Sheriff's Office investigated two reported incidents that occurred Monday at Douglas High School, and as a result brought a charge against ...



Alabama superintendent backs football coach whose asphalt bear crawls injured athletes  USA TODAY High School Sports

An Alabama superintendent has backed a high school football coach who forced his players to perform bear crawls across hot asphalt.



Douglas student arrested for school threat  Gadsden Times

Marshall County Sheriff's investigators and deputies arrested a 16-year-old student at Douglas High School Monday in connection with a reported threat against ...



‘Bear-crawl coach’ could learn from David Cutcliffe  AL.com

Douglas High School coach Jamison Wadley could learn a thing or two from Duke Coach David Cutcliffe.



Gun legislation in Tallahassee split along partisan lines  Palm Beach Post

Ten bills have been filed, mostly from Democrats, including from those in Broward County that is home to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.



Teens investigated after racially-charged picture shows up at Douglas High School  WHNT News 19

DOUGLAS, Ala. - The Marshall County Sheriff's Office is investigating a drawing that shows the Ku Klux Klan, a burning cross and other racial depictions directed ...



AI-powered cameras are new tool against mass shootings in schools, including at a Greeley district  The Denver Post

Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled on one showing a woman in a bright ...



Publix asks customers not to openly carry guns  AL.com

"Publix respectfully requests that only law enforcement officials openly carry firearms in our stores."



Contributions Pour In For Florida Assault Weapons Ban  WJCT NEWS

In the wake of two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio last month, contributions flooded into a political committee seeking to ban possession and sale of assault ...



Stoneman Douglas principal reassigned, under investigation, but will remain on campus  Miami Herald

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Principal Ty Thompson is under investigation but will remain at the school while his duties are reassigned to other ...



Somber mood one year later at Marjory Douglas High School  Tampa Bay Times

Absences were excused for those who couldn't bear to attend Stoneman Douglas' “Day of *Service* and Love,” a short day for students to serve breakfast to first ...



Dwyane Wade Speaks at Stoneman Douglas High School Graduation  Sports Illustrated

Dwyane Wade visited Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last year. This year, he spoke at its graduation.



Monday Briefing: Beachwalk Development in the Hammock, Bunnell Budget, Taylor Retrial, BB King at 94  FlaglerLive.com

The Flagler County Commission takes on the controversial Beachwalk development along Jungle Hut Road yet again, the Bunnell Commission votes on the ...



Contributions Pour in for Assault Weapons Ban  Sunshine State News

In the wake of two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio last month, contributions flooded into a political committee seeking to ban possession and sale of assault ...



Eagles go out of state for football coach  Sand Mountain Reporter

Douglas High School's search for a new head football coach ended Thursday afternoon when the Marshall County Board of Education approved the hiring of ...



Jennings steps down as DHS football coach | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

The Douglas High School football program is searching for its fourth head coach in five years after the Marshall County Board of Education accepted Bubba ...



Ormsby House in escrow, potential buyer wants to rename it 'Joshua's House'  Carson Now

The Ormsby House is now in escrow and the new owner has some interesting plans for what to do with Carson City's historic building.



Douglas hires former Etowah DC Jamison Wadley as football coach  Gadsden Times

Jamison Wadley decided he wasn't going to coach football this upcoming season.The former Etowah defensive coordinator said he planned to take a season off ...



Can Democrats Make 2020 About Guns?  The Atlantic

Gun violence has become personal for many people in a way that it wasn't before—a shift the party can try to capitalize on.



Fishing Report: several lakes dealing with toxic algae blooms, throw your lines elsewhere if possible  Carson Now

Hello fellow anglers. We have a few things going on in our local area. For anglers that fish Topaz Lake, you have until the end of the month to wet a line.



Threat of Mass Shootings Gives Rise to Artificial Intelligence-Powered Cameras  KTLA Los Angeles

Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled on one showing a woman in a bright ...



Florida's 2019 Principal Of The Year Is Named New Principal At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  WLRN

Michelle Kefford, the Flanagan High School principal who was recently named Florida's 2019 principal of the year , will be the new principal at Stoneman.



Baugh returns home | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

Skylar Baugh, a 2008 Douglas High School graduate, is headed home.



A Parkland parent who is Florida's principal of the year has been tapped to lead Marjory Stoneman Douglas  CNN

Michelle Kefford had been teaching biology at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for only a few years when she started dreaming about being a school ...



Leaders react and take steps after second tragedy at Parkland  Miami Herald

After a second Parkland shooting survivor died by suicide in a week's span, Florida's emergency chief is calling for the state Legislature to dispatch more mental ...



Smith: Wadley is an 'incredible fit' for Douglas  Sand Mountain Reporter

Douglas High School Principal Patrick Smith said he is “extremely excited” to bring Jamison Wadley on board as the Eagles' new head football coach.



Recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School graduate commits suicide  whnt.com

PARKLAND, Florida - The mother of a recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School graduate said her daughter committed suicide last weekend. Sydney ...



Wadley takes reins of DHS football program | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

GUNTERSVILLE — Jamison Wadley is a man of faith who allows God to guide his life, and that trust led him to Douglas to become the school's new head ...



Stoneman Douglas: It was like a country club before the shooting, guard claims  Sun Sentinel

Campus monitor Andrew Medina told authorities about a laid-back culture at the Parkland school, where security was loose and training limited.



Stoneman Douglas Football Coach Willis May Resigns Citing School Tragedy  Sports Illustrated

Coach Willis May's decision was affected by the Parkland school shooting that occured last year.



Students and staff tell what happened inside Douglas high school  Miami Herald

Students and faculty talk about the moments when a shooter entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and opened fire.



Marshall County BOE approves wellness policy | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

In preparation for the upcoming school year, the Marshall County Board of Education (BOE) prepared a new policy to ensure the well being of students.



A south Alabama high school closed after students sickened  WHNT News 19

COFFEE COUNTY, Ala. (AP) — Eight students from a south Alabama high school are suffering elevated levels of carbon monoxide, and officials are trying to ...



4 administrators moved from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  WFLA

Four administrators at a Florida high school where 17 people were fatally shot are being reassigned following a report from the state commission investigating ...



Handling Threats, Mental Health, School Safety Law: The Stoneman Douglas Commission Meets In Sunrise  WLRN

The state public safety commission that's been investigating the 2018 Parkland school shooting is meeting in Sunrise Tuesday, the first of two days of.



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students begin new year with increased security  WPLG Local 10

As students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School begin their first school year since a gunman opened fire on campus, they're returning to increased ...



Therapy Dogs Who Consoled Students, Staff After Parkland Shooting Get Their Own Yearbook Page  KTLA Los Angeles

This year's edition of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School yearbook features some very good boys and girls. Among the photos of students and staff are ...



Push to ban assault weapons in Florida received record donations in August  Creative Loafing Tampa

Nearly 12,000 of the contributions were $5 or less. Dara Kam. Sep 13, 2019 11 AM. 0. Tweet. Share. Adobe Stock270763587. View Gallery. Photo via Adobe ...



Florida shooting: Stoneman Douglas high school resume classes  Aljazeera.com

Amid increased security, the surviving students of the Parkland school shooting have returned to classes, but they plan to keep the pressure on politicians to ...



After Parkland massacre, a death penalty case and multiple investigations examine what happened  Washington Post

A year after an attacker in a Parkland, Fla., high school gunned down 17 students and faculty members and wounded 17 others, the mass shooting — and what ...



“It’s the least we can do” – Douglas High School students, alumni, put on 25th Veterans Day ceremony  WHNT News 19

DOUGLAS, Ala. -- Douglas High School's gym was standing room only on Thursday morning. "We're having a Veterans Day program," explained senior Kyle ...



Adams enters Marshall County Sports Hall of Fame  Sand Mountain Reporter

Kenneth Adams is one of eight new inductees in the Marshall County Sports Hall of Fame.



A year after the Parkland massacre, we still aren’t protecting our children  The Washington Post

Thursday marks the first anniversary of the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., the shooting that took 17 lives. Over the past ...



Survivor of Stoneman Douglas shooting set to graduate from Tampa high school  WFLA

A Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor is set to graduate after transferring to a Tampa Bay high school.



Douglas soccer teams earn 1st playoff berths | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

Experiencing their fourth year as a soccer program, the Douglas varsity boys reached the state playoffs for the first time by finishing as the runner-up in Class ...



Aggies, Cats and Rams get new coaches | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

This week in Marshall County produced an unusual flurry of coaching news.



Parkland school shooting: Several survivors say they're suffering from PTSD  CBS News

Point fingers in lawsuit at school system and sheriff's office, saying they weren't adequately protected.



People died in Parkland massacre because schools ignored security warning  Sun Sentinel

People died in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School because the school failed to implement a simple security measure that had been ...



Termination in question | Community, staff shocked after Asbury Elementary School assistant principal 'pink slipped'  Sand Mountain Reporter

The loss of one employee caused an outcry for fairness during a recent Marshall County Board of Education (MCBOE) meeting.



Marshall County school buses collide  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - Two Marshall County Schools buses collided Thursday morning with children on board. Superintendent Cindy Wigley said one bus ...



Hide, deny, spin, threaten: How the school district tried to mask failures that led to Parkland shooting  Sun Sentinel

Immediately after 17 people were murdered inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the school district launched a persistent effort to keep people from ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas Safety Commission recommends sweeping changes for Florida schools  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Safe corners in classrooms, locked or staffed doors and gates and “Code Red” policies are some of the basics recommended by a state panel created to ...



Deputy who stayed outside during Parkland school shooting arrested  Los Angeles Times

Prosecutors say the Florida deputy who failed to confront a gunman during last year's Parkland massacre has been arrested on 11 charges.



Retired NBA star Dwyane Wade surprises graduates at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  Yahoo Sports

Retired NBA star Dwyane Wade was a surprise guest speaker Sunday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School's graduation ceremony, leading cheers and ...



No Broad Review Of Mental Health Issues Planned For Commission Investigating Parkland Shooting  WLRN

Nearly a year after its first meeting, the state commission tasked with investigating the Parkland school shooting and making recommendations designed to.



Two Douglas High School students involved in wreck, one dies  whnt.com

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - Two Douglas High School students were involved in a single-vehicle wreck Wednesday night, and one of them died. Alabama ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Mass Shooting Victims List: What We Know  TeenVogue.com

17 people have been confirmed killed in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on February 14. A former student has ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is named for a woman as brave as its students  Quartz

In the weeks since a fellow student shot and killed 15 classmates and two staff members on their campus, the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...



State’s prospects await NFL destinations in draft  AL.com

How many players from Alabama high schools and colleges will be selected in the NFL Draft this week?



Florida spent $69M on mental health after Parkland but didn’t mention suicide prevention  Tampa Bay Times

A Times/Herald review shows that though school districts outlined spending those mental health dollars to hire hundreds of counselors, therapists and other ...



How killer’s path through a school left 17 dead in six short minutes of terror  Miami Herald

The toll of dead and injured in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school massacre may have been exacerbated by a fire alarm that sent students and staffers into ...



Authorities confirm 16-year-old killed in Marshall County wreck  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - Alabama State Troopers confirm a 16-year-old from Guntersville died when his vehicle left the road and struck a bridge causing it to ...



A thousand students walk out of class and march to Stoneman Douglas High  Bradenton Herald

Hundreds of students from West Boca Raton High School walked out of class Tuesday morning and headed toward Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to ...



Parkland students pay tribute to shooting victims through community service  ABC News

The heartache of the 2018 shooting that unfolded at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is present in the halls of so many schools across the ...



Florida Appeals Court Rejects Confessed Parkland Shooter Nikolas Cruz Arguments On Jail Visitor Logs  CBS Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A South Florida appeals court Wednesday rejected an attempt by accused Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz to ...



Broward School Board Approves 'Code Red,' 'Hard Corner' Policies, A Year After Parkland Shooting  WLRN

More than a year after the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the Broward County school board voted unanimously to adopt two new.



Florida education news: Private school scholarships, transgender rights, Parkland aftermath and more  Tampa Bay Times

SCHOLARSHIPS: Pasco County school district officials propose restrictions on offering state private-school scholarships to students who claim they've been ...



Florida House committee advances bill that would allow armed teachers  Bradenton Herald

The bill would allow school districts to let teachers voluntarily participate in Florida's armed guardian program if they pass a rigorous background check and ...



After 2 shot outside Mobile high school, board member calls for metal detectors  AL.com

Two people were shot on the Davidson High School campus after a basketball game between Murphy and Blount.



Meet some of the teen activists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High  The Boston Globe

After a shooting in a Parkland, Fla. high school last week left 17 people dead and more than a dozen injured, many survivors of the shooting have become public ...



A year after the massacre of 14 high-school students, what has changed?  The Economist

PUBLIC REACTION to school shootings in America follows a familiar pattern: an outpouring of grief and revulsion is followed by demands for stricter gun laws, ...



Parents petition Athens school board to reinstate students  WHNT News 19

ATHENS, Ala. - Thursday evening was the first time Athens City School Board members met since a parent and three students were arrested at Athens High ...



Florida Approves Bill Allowing Classroom Teachers To Be Armed  NPR

After two days of impassioned debate, Florida's House of Representatives passed a controversial bill on Wednesday that would permit classroom teachers to ...



Burch to lead Douglas baseball program | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

Douglas High School and its baseball program are excited about new varsity head coach Chase Burch, who comes to Marshall County from Pinson Valley High ...



Two More Broward Sheriff's Deputies Fired For Response During Parkland School Shooting  WLRN

Two additional Broward County Sheriff's Office deputies have been fired for their response to the Parkland school shooting. Sheriff Gregory Tony announced.



Parkland students received some healing during New Zealand visit. Now, they're comforting families there  CNN

After a gunman killed 17 people on the campus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the letters from strangers across the world arrived in bulk, touching ...



Newly re-elected Marshall County Schools superintendent looks at goals for next term  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - It's been a week since Marshall County voters approved giving Marshall County Schools Superintendent Cindy Wigley another four ...



School Shootings List in Twenty Years Since Columbine: 240 and Counting  Westword

Twenty years ago tomorrow, on April 20, 1999, two seniors at Columbine High School killed twelve students and a teacher before taking their own lives in an ...



Teal to play for Huntingdon | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

DOUGLAS — Senior guard Jared Teal refused to allow a broken bone in his right wrist, his shooting hand, to sideline him during the Douglas Eagles' 2018-19 ...



SPLC: Florida Legislature should reject proposals in Parkland commission report that would threaten school safety and undermine student privacy  Southern Poverty Law Center

The Florida Legislature should reject the harmful recommendations in a report from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission that ...



State releases school accountability grades  Gadsden Times

The Alabama Department of Education has released the accountability system section of the Alabama Unified Report — commonly called the state report card, ...



Douglas High School will reopen at the end of the week — but not for students  Miami Herald

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus will remain closed until Thursday, with the goal of getting staff back on campus by the end of the week, ...



Black Stoneman Douglas High School students say activism lacks diversity  Amsterdam News

Black Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor Aalayah Eastmond, 16, joined the Rev. Al Sharpton and the National Action Network along with ...



Football coach Aaron Feis among those killed in shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  ESPN

Assistant football coach and security monitor Aaron Feis, cross country coach Scott Beigel and athletic director Chris Hixon were among those killed in a ...



New Broward County Sheriff Is Seeking 'Definitive' Ways To Address School Safety  WLRN

Broward County Sheriff Gregory Tony has promised to improve school safety in the district following last year's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High.



Eagles hire Jennings  Sand Mountain Reporter

A former Susan Moore coach, Bryan “Bubba” Jennings, is the new head football coach at Douglas High School. The Marshall County Board of Education ...



Florida Governor Suspends Sheriff Over Parkland Shooting  The New York Times

UPDATE: Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida suspended Sheriff Scott Israel of Broward County on Friday, citing his “neglect of duty” and “incompetence,” and named ...



Prosecutors want trial date in Stoneman Douglas school shooting  WFLA

Prosecutors pushed a judge Tuesday to set a trial date this fall for Nikolas Cruz in the 2018 Valentine's Day Florida school massacre that killed 17 people.



‘Are We Going to Die Today?’ Inside a Parkland Classroom as Bullets Flew  The New York Times

Months after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, one history class seeks to heal through modern technology, old-fashioned socializing — and time.



Moment of silence held for 17 killed in Parkland shooting  Bangor Daily News

Hundreds of thousands of students and adults across Florida and beyond bowed their heads in a moment of silence Thursday to mark the anniversary of the ...



Outspoken and Precocious, Florida Students Struggle With Loss When the Cameras Turn Off  The New York Times

Even as they raise millions of dollars and plan nationwide rallies to stop gun violence, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School struggle with ...



Film Club: ‘After Parkland, Turning Trauma Into Change’  New York Times

How can we channel pain into fuel for change? “After Parkland, Turning Trauma Into Change” is a five-minute film that touches on themes of coping with trauma ...



UF Researchers Are Rethinking School Police Training, Emergency Response Drills  WLRN

Education experts at the University of Florida are tackling an urgent question: How can schools be made safer without scaring or psychologically hurting.



Draft pick from Stoneman Douglas quite a story  MLB.com

Rangers amateur scout Cliff Terracuso paid a visit to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last November to check on another group of ...



Stoneman Douglas coach Aaron Feis remembered as 'a hero every day'  ESPN

Aaron Feis, who died last week in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was praised by college recruiters and former players for ...



National School Resource Officer group reacts to Parkland SRO arrest  WBRC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Florida state police arrested the former deputy who was the school resource officer on duty during last year's mass shooting at ...



Snead State Prepares for the 2019 TRiO Upward Bound Summer Academy Program  Snead State Community College News

One might call it summer school but with a unique twist. The Summer Academy offered Snead State Community College's TRiO Upward Bound Program ...



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