Tag Archives: Connecticut

Merry Christmas From the South River Source!

This poem, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, seemed to be completely appropriate for this year’s Christmas, particularly in the raw aftermath of the violence in Connecticut. On this day, Cynthia and I would like to wish all of our readers a very Merry Christmas. May there be peace on earth and good will to all men […]

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Schools and Police Assure Parents They Are Running Down Every Threat

By Courtney McHale and Mitchelle Stephenson Anne Arundel County Police Lt. J.D. Batten, Superintendent of Anne Arundel County Public Schools Dr. Kevin Maxwell and Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold held a joint news conference at noon on Wednesday to address the threats that police and school safety officials are running down in the aftermath […]

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BLOG: Thankful for Our School Staff in the Aftermath of Sandy Hook

When I heard about the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary I felt like the wind had been knocked out of me. How could someone commit such an evil act against innocent teachers and elementary school children? I kept asking myself what is wrong with our society? How does something like this continue to happen to […]

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Boy Lights Firecrackers in Locker at Southern Middle School on Tuesday

At Southern Middle School today, a male student brought firecrackers to school, sold two packs and then lit one off in the boys locker room at the school. The noise reverberated through the metal doors of the locker and made quite a loud noise. As you can imagined, particularly in the aftermath of the school […]

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Candlelight Vigil at Davidsonville Elementary Honored Connecticut Shooting Victims

Shannon Nye and her two children Joe and Isabel attended the Candlelight Vigil organized by Janice Shuster on Saturday evening at Davidsonville Elementary School. “Having a kindergartner really hits close to home,” she said. Nye said that she explained the Connecticut school shooting tragedy to her children by telling them, “sometimes people just do bad […]

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County School Leaders Issue Statement in Wake of Connecticut Shooting

Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsSuperintendent Kevin Maxwell, Board President Andrew Pruski and School system leaders issued the following statement in the wake of the Connecticut Elementary School Shooting: The horrific mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school has stoked fear in the hearts of every parent, child, teacher, and school system employee. Our heartfelt thoughts […]

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