Committee No-shows Postpone Meeting

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — There was a packed agenda, but not a packed house Thursday night at the Weapon Safety Committee Meeting for School District 9. For months, the group has been meeting to talk about ways to improve school safety, including the possibility of arming school staff. Empty seats and missing committee members led … Continue reading »

Policy to Arm Teachers with Guns on Hold

EAGLE POINT, Ore. –¬†A Southern Oregon school board is considering arming teachers with guns.¬†Wednesday night, Eagle Point School board members made the decision to discuss the procedures and policies before moving forward. Board chairman Scott Grissom said it would be a deterrent if an active shooter ever came on school campuses. Board member Jim Mannenbach … Continue reading »