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When Nikolas Cruz, the alleged gunman in the 21st century’s version of the “St. Valentine’s Day Massacre,” began shooting at his former schoolmates in Parkland, Florida, two security guards were in the vicinity.
It is not possible to defend the Florida sheriff’s deputy who, when a gunman opened fire inside a school building on Feb. 14, stayed outside instead of seeking a confrontation.
However, it is possible to explain what may have been going through the mind of the school “resource officer” during the shooting.
Tonight is a big night for Indianola.
Not only are the Gentry High School Rams playing for a chance to continue their playoff run, but this also marks the reopening of The Brindley Theater.
This will launch a week of performances of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
One argument used by some gun rights zealots against any type restrictions on civilian purchase and ownership of the military-style assault weapons used in so many of these mass slaughters is that handguns cause more fatalities in the United States than AR15s.
Many of Mississippi’s busted roads and bridges may soon be back in working order.
I hope by the time this is published, or shortly thereafter, the collective wisdom of the Mississippi Legislature which at times is in short supply will have shot down a proposal making it likely more people will be packing guns in college football stadiums, classrooms and dormitories.