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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 ...



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.



Hicks column: Safety, or at least increased school security, comes with a cost  Charleston Post Courier

Due to popular demand, and a good bit of peer pressure, there will now be a police officer in every school in the city of Charleston.



Smith named Douglas High School principal | News  Sand Mountain Reporter

At its latest meeting, the Marshall County Board of Education hired Patrick Smith as Douglas High School's new principal.



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

PARKLAND -- Just like last year, it was a beautifully sunny, crisp Valentine's Day in Parkland, Florida. There were media trucks lined up like a train for half a mile ...



What's happening the week of June 12-18, 2019  Juneau Empire

Wednesday, June 12. Summer Dance Clinic, 6-8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé, 1639 Glacier Ave. This is a free dance clinic for all middle ...



Harvard pulls Parkland grad's admission over racist comments  WRGB

BOSTON (AP) — A Parkland school shooting survivor says Harvard University revoked his acceptance over racist comments he made online and in text ...



Johnson: Our numbness to shootings like Virginia Beach shows 'we're becoming victims, too'  AL.com

With each tragic shooting we more easily return to our daily routines. Maybe we all need counseling, too.



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 ...



Stoneman Douglas High School Football Coach Resigns Over Aftermath of Tragedy  Complex

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School head football coach Willis May is resigning, a little more than a year after 17 people were shot and killed by gunman ...



103rd Pulitzer awards ceremony features Columbia alum Harriet Ryan, surprise musical performance by Jennifer Hudson  CU Columbia Spectator

The 103rd Annual Pulitzer Prizes— the highest national honors in journalism, literary achievement, and musical composition— were awarded by University ...



Video: “Now This” Features Dan Helmer's Call for Visa and Other Corporate Donors to “Stop Subsidizing Gun Violence”  Blue Virginia

Following the Virginia Beach shootings a few weeks ago, Governor Ralph Northam called a special session for July 8 to deal with the scourge of gun violence.



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 ...



GateHouse reveals mixed messages among public quotes, confidential memos and nationwide layoffs  Poynter

This is the Poynter Institute's daily newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. May 28, 2019. Good morning! Here are some of the ...



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.



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 ...



Recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School graduate commits suicide  WHNT News 19

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



Baugh returns home | Free Share  Sand Mountain Reporter

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



Parkland, Fla., principal to step down at the end of the school year  Fox News

The principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. announced Friday that he will resign at the end of the school year, more than a year ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School therapy dogs get recognition in y  KRMG

PARKLAND, Fla. - The therapy dogs who helped students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School earned a special place in the yearbook. >> Read more ...



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

The sheriff's deputy assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School was more prepared to fix a pipe than confront a killer, a security watchman suggested.



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.



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 ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Honors Their Therapy Dogs In An Awesome Way  Townhall

Following the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida last year 14 therapy dogs were brought in to help students cope.



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 ...



Superintendent faces criticism as Parkland students return to school  CBS News

PARKLAND, Fla. — Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, returned to class this week. The school, however, did not return to ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



More on that Walkout at Marjory Stoneman Douglas  Townhall

Faculty and students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School held a walk out Tuesday to demand four officials be reinstated. The Public Safety Commission ...



Parkland Students Comfort Families Of New Zealand Mosque Shooting  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. (CNN) — After a gunman killed 17 people on the campus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the letters ...



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

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



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 ...



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.



2019 Tennessee Valley high school graduation ceremony dates and times  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — WHNT has compiled a list of most Tennessee Valley high school's graduation ceremony with their date and time. They are listed ...



Principals from schools with shootings form support group  PBS NewsHour

There's a new network of current and former principals who hope to offer support to other school leaders in the aftermath of violence.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



“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 ...



Parkland High School Principal Ty Thompson Under Investigation: Report  The Daily Beast

Ty Thompson, the principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, is reportedly under investigation in connection with the handling of last year's deadly ...



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 ...



Are guns an answer to school safety? Here's what next Alabama governor says  AL.com

Though school safety has faded from the news cycle, both candidates have crafted plans to keep students safe.



Florida school shooting: Douglas High principal releases emotional video  AL.com

The principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - the site of last week's slaying of 17 people by a lone gunman - has released an emotional video ...



Teen killed in Marshall County crash - News  Gadsden Times

A Douglas High School student died in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon in Marshall County, according to Alabama State Troopers.Zachary Tyler ...



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, ...



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?



Dear adults: Do something about the school shootings  AL.com

I lay in bed the other night, thinking about the latest school shooting and how to give a voice to the children who must be wondering why the adults in their lives ...



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.



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, ...



Report: Parkland Shooting Response Failures 'Cost Children Their Lives'  WBUR

Failures by the Broward County Sheriff's Office and school district cost children their lives at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. That's according to a ...



Bill allowing Florida teachers to carry guns at school signed into law  AL.com

More than a year after the deadly Parkland, Florida, shooting, and after months of fierce debate, the state's governor signed into law Wednesday a bill that allows ...



Stoneman Douglas wins homecoming game by 17  WBRC

The Stoneman Douglas football team won their homecoming football game by 17 points, the same as the number of people killed there in February.



Stung by criticism, Broward School Board approves new security measures  Sun Sentinel

A year after the Parkland shooting, the Broward County School Board made good on its promise to enact policies to help prevent the same types of failures that ...



Marshall County Middle School Tournament starts Saturday at Guntersville  Sand Mountain Reporter

Guntersville Middle School is hosting the 2019 Marshall County Middle School Basketball Tournament, which tips off Saturday.



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 ...



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

TALLAHASSEE -- When lawmakers gave more than $69 million in mental health to school districts after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting, many cast the ...



These school districts tried to arm coaches. It’s harder than it sounds.  Miami Herald

After the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Brevard County Schools Assistant Superintendent Matt Reed had to find, hire and train ...



This timeline shows exactly how the Parkland shooting unfolded  Business Insider

The shooting began to unfold at 2:19 p.m. on February 14, 2018, after a gunman arrived at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School via an Uber.



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 ...



The 74 Interview: Parkland Teacher, Filmmaker Talk New HBO Documentary on the Shooting, Its Aftermath, and the Musical That 'Must Go On'  The 74

See previous 74 interviews: Criminologist Nadine Connell on the data on school shootings, Teacher of the Year Nate Bowling on the push to arm educators, and ...



Marshall County Schools superintendent candidates say they want to continue progress, see improvement  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. -- Marshall County Schools Superintendent Cindy Wigley has competition this election, challenged by Democrat David Jones.



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 ...



One year after Parkland, Alabama lawmakers could revive debate over arming teachers  AL.com

A new advisory committee looking into school security could be presented with another round of legislation dealing with arming teachers this spring.



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 ...



Parkland school shooter, charged with killing 17, registered to vote from jail  AL.com

The father of a victim of the Parkland, Florida school shooting wants to know how gunman registered from jail.



Watch: Dwyane Wade Surprises Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  Sports Illustrated

Dwyane Wade visited Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students Wednesday.



Pulitzer Prize: 2019 Winners List  The New York Times

From meritorious public *service* for coverage of the deadly shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to a special citation to the “Queen of ...



Parkland school shooting survivors speak in the valley  KESQ

Some of the survivors of the 2018 Parkland school shooting are speaking in different parts of the Coachella Valley today.



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 ...



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 ...



Tony Award Bittersweet For Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Teacher  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. PARKLAND (CBSMiami) – The drama students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are used to being on ...



Parkland students push political action at Birmingham town hall  AL.com

"If your kid is going to school and at risk of being hurt, you should care about that," 16-year-old Love Lundy said. "Because this is something that affects either ...



Administrator who oversaw Broward schools' Promise program is stepping down  Sun Sentinel

Mickey Pope, who led Stoneman Douglas recovery efforts and oversaw the controversial Promise program, has resigned.



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 ...



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 coverage, more Parkland stories  ESPN

Editor's note: This *content* collection was originally published July 12, 2018. On Feb. 14, 2018, 17 students and staff members were killed in a school shooting at ...



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.



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.



Sheriff Scott Israel: Big talker, disastrous response in Parkland shooting  Sun Sentinel

Ten months after the bloodbath, the sheriff responsible for protecting schoolchildren at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School says he doesn't think he did ...



Parkland teacher calls arming school faculty 'asinine'  PBS NewsHour

Thursday marked the first anniversary of a deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Across the country, Americans ...



Stoneman Douglas students take gun safety message to Alabama State House  AL.com

About 30 students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., came to Montgomery on their Road to Change tour,



Students journalists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School cover the March for Our Lives  Washington Post

Emma Dowd, 17, and Christy Ma, 18, are student journalists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. They are here in Washington, D.C. to covering the ...



Eureka High School students raising awareness about suicide prevention  KPLR 11 St. Louis

EUREKA, Mo. – Eureka High School is hosting its first Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Awareness Week to help others feel more comfortable talking about ...



How Parkland Survivors Changed the Narrative for America's Shooting Expert  Rolling Stone

Six weeks after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C. represented a ...



Badly burned dog from Douglas area is recovering  WHNT News 19

DOUGLAS, Ala. -- The dog someone burned in the Douglas area in late October is recovering at a local vet's office, and Friends of Marshall County Animals is ...



1 in 4 Alabama public schools don't have a security officer, survey shows  AL.com

The survey of schools, conducted in early summer, had a 92 percent response rate, so not all schools responded to Alabama Superintendent Eric Mackey's ...



Parkland victim's father clashes with GOP lawmaker at gun violence hearing | TheHill  The Hill

The father of a Parkland school shooting victim repeatedly interrupted Rep. Matt Gaetz (Fla.) at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday, prompting the ...



Where are Stoneman Douglas students, parents, officials now?  News Courier

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The massacre that left 17 dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School pushed students, parents, officials and others into the ...



Parkland parents endorse Sun-Sentinel for Pulitzer, 11 percent of Trump's tweets are anti-journalist  Poynter

It always seemed like an uncomfortable juxtaposition: winning a journalism award for writing about a horrible tragedy, such as the 9/11 terrorist attacks or a ...



School shooters and drones: Gun violence at home and abroad  Salon

In the wake of the February 14, 2018, mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, which killed 17 students and staff members ...



Marjory Stoneman school band director brings healing message to BGSU  Sentinel-Tribune

Alex Kaminsky, the band director at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, spoke to Bowling Green State University music education ...



Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School named for long lost Taunton hero  Taunton Daily Gazette

TAUNTON — In 2016, Friedman Middle School fifth grader Sophie Hoye called her a “long lost hero.”She is Marjory Stoneman Douglas, who graduated magna ...



Parkland commission's recommendation for armed teachers to stop school shootings draws backlash  CBS News

Critics say guns in classrooms will make schools less safe and that teachers should not also have to be armed guards.



The Class of 1946–2018  New York Magazine

Survivors of school shootings in America over the past 72, including the attacks at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida, Virginia Tech, and ...



Parkland survivor David Hogg says he's going to Harvard University  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Florida school shooting survivor and gun control advocate David Hogg is going to Harvard University.



School district tried to mask failures that led to Parkland shooting  The Daily Herald

The school district launched a persistent effort to keep people from finding out what went wrong.



MCSHOF to induct 8 in class of 2019  Sand Mountain Reporter

I've served as president of the Marshall County Sports Hall of Fame's board of directors since 2001. Last year, I was honored to be selected for induction into the ...



‘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.



Yale students develop app to protect faculty, students during school shooting incidents  WSFA

NEW HAVEN, CT (WAFB) - Four Yale undergraduates have developed a new startup app to protect students and faculty members during violent gun situations ...



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