Cooper Dixon, with Dixon's Safety Consulting, leads a table top security exercise with Tupelo School District security, administrators and Tupelo Police on Monday morning. The meeting also covered potential situations like tornadoes and fire.

The threat of school shootings has, unfortunately, become a way of life. When you consider the number of schools across the country, such events are few and statistically unlikely to happen in any given area at any given time. But with the toll they take, the damage they inflict, the utter carnage they leave behind — any discussion of statistics seems cold and unfeeling.


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