SCS sent a letter home with students, but that was a little late for parents who showed up at the school to pick up their children early.
Officials say at the time there was not any direct threat to students or staff.
(WMC-TV) - A child is in police custody after firing a gun at school Thursday morning. A 5-year-old brought the gun to Westside Elementary School in Frayser and fired a shot in the cafeteria. Nobody wasMore >> A kindergartner is in police custody after a handgun he reportedly brought to school in his backpack discharged in an elementary school cafeteria.More >> SCS sent a letter home to parents of Westside Elementary School students. Read the letter in its entirety here.More >>
Kidsandguns.org provided the following safety tips when it comes to guns and your children.Parents who own a gun:- Unload it and lock it up- Lock and store ammunition separately- Hide keys where childrenMore >> Kidsandguns.org provided the following safety tips when it comes to guns and your children.Parents who own a gun:- Unload it and lock it up- Lock and store ammunition separately- Hide keys where childrenMore >>
A jury's decision brings an East Texas murder trial to a close. Blaine Keith Milam, 20, was sentenced late Monday night to die by lethal injection for the beating death of 13-month-old Amora Carson.More >>
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Rusk County Judge Bob Richardson said that the couple, who called 9-1-1 themselves, first gave police different stories about what had happened to Amora, including that the baby had been in a car accident the day before, that dogs had bitten the baby, or that the baby had hit itself.More >> A Tyler couple is recovering after their child's babysitter beat them with a baseball bat Sunday morning.It happened just before 8:00a.m. at the Economy Inn on Mineola Highway in Tyler.More >> A Tyler couple is recovering after their child's babysitter allegedly beat them with a baseball bat Sunday morning.More >>
Officials confirm with KLTV that at least one juvenile is dead following an attempted robbery Sunday afternoon in Longview.The attempted robbery occurred at the "New-Way" gas station located at the intersectionMore >> One juvenile is dead following an attempted robbery Sunday evening in Longview.More >> An East Texas woman is jailed on drugs charges and being a fugitive from justice. In a traffic stop by Longview Police, 24-year-old Jessica Milleson was found to have warrants for forgery, manufacturingMore >> An East Texas woman is jailed on drugs charges and being a fugitive from justice.More >>