Statement from Dr. Doug Bennett, Superintendent of Laurel County Schools
“On Saturday, February 17, a NLMS student made a threat against other students. Kentucky State Police arrested the student who is lodged in the Breathitt Detention Center on the Charge of Terroristic Threatening 2nd degree. The Laurel County School District safety protocol was followed in assisting the KSP.
We take all threats seriously and exercise every possible measure to keep our students and staff safe.”