By Sue Curry Jones
As the Douglas County Herald goes to press on Tuesday due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the Ava R-I administration issues the following statement about today’s gun incident at the high school.
Interim Superintendent Dr. Jason Dial offers the following assurance, and information, about the incident:
“The Ava police department was contacted and they responded and assisted in the investigation.
“At no time were any students in immediate danger but we take any instance of a weapon on school property very seriously and will follow BOE policy accordingly.”