User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


72° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Huron Schools On Lockdown For Inmate Search

January 8, 2013, 8:51 AM
Updated: January 8, 2013, 11:00 AM

Huron Schools On Lockdown For Inmate Search
Charles Beeney

HURON, SD -

Schools in the Huron School District will hold classes Tuesday but they'll be locked up as local officials search for an escaped inmate.

Charles Leroy Beeney, 45, escaped from the Huron County Correctional Center at 12:30 a.m. Tuesday and is considered armed and dangerous.

Superintendent Terry Nebelsick says the district coordinated with police Tuesday morning to place officers at as many school bus stops as possible as students headed to school.

The school day will happen as usual inside schools but students will not be allowed outside for recess or off-site classes.  Instead, students who take classes at the district's vocational campus will go to class at the high school.

Nebelsick says the district's school resource officer will continue to coordinate efforts with police throughout the day.  If the issue is not resolved by the afternoon, officers will once again help monitor school bus drop-off sites.

Other small school districts in Beadle County are also on lockdown and coordinating safety efforts with the Beadle County Sheriff's Office.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





RELATED STORIES


Sponsored

 


View education

You may also like

UND Nickname Committee Narrows List To Five Options

7/22/2015 11:55 AM

The University of North Dakota is moving forward with adopting a new nickname.

Full Story
Educators Reach Tentative Contract Agreement In Rapid City

7/24/2015 1:24 PM

Educators and the school board in Rapid City have reached a tentative agreement for a new contract for teachers in the upcoming school year.

Full Story
$14M Upgrade Progressing At Northern State Fine Arts Center

7/27/2015 7:44 AM

Construction began in May on the project that will add more than 18,000 square feet to the 48,000-square-foot center and give existing spaces updated ...

Full Story
CDC Studying USD Building That's Source Of Health Complaints

7/27/2015 6:03 PM

A crew from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is at the University of South Dakota this week to evaluate a building that has been the sou...

Full Story
Groundbreaking Held For New Spanish Immersion School

7/27/2015 5:53 PM

The Sioux Falls School District's Spanish Immersion program will soon have a school of its own.

Full Story


Events