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In wake of school shootings, here’s how local leaders are trying to keep students safe

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 06, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: August 06, 2022 4:00 AM CT

“We train all our staff in battlefield first aid,” said one local school superintendent. “We watch some really gory videos so they can be prepared.”

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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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