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James Hart Middle School in Homewood

Suburban School Holds Drill To Prepare For An Armed Intruder

At a school in the south suburbs, police prepared for a terrifying possibility. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, fortunately it was all just a drill.

07/31/2013

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Connecticut Shooting Massacre A Grim Reminder Of Schools’ Need To Plan For Worst

You can never predict a tragedy like the school shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn., but schools prepare as much as they can. Just this week, a school in north suburban Zion held a drill for a shooting.

CBS 2–12/14/2012

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Suburban Hospital Preparing For Possible Overflow From NATO Protests

High School students posed as tear-gassed NATO demonstrators on Wednesday as Franciscan Saint James Hospital in Chicago Heights drilled emergency teams who might be needed if protests get out of hand during the NATO summit in May and Chicago hospitals are overwhelmed.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

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High School Student ‘Scalped’ With Power Drill

It’s an incident that has one family steaming mad. They say it started with a student playing with a power drill on Tuesday. It ended with a female classmate essentially being scalped. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones says the family doesn’t think the school is taking the matter seriously enough.

CBS 2–12/01/2010