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Aug 13, 2019

Mental Exam Sought for Teen Charged in Texas School Shooting

Mental Exam Sought for Teen Charged in Texas School Shooting

Attorneys representing a teenager charged in a school shooting last year at a Texas high school are seeking a mental evaluation, saying their client cannot understand the legal proceedings against him.

Apr 29, 2019

School Safety Bill Clears Texas Senate

School Safety Bill Clears Texas Senate

The Texas Senate has approved legislation that would require the state's schools to develop safety plans and would provide access to increased mental health resources to help prevent campus shootings.

Mar 22, 2019

Feds Won't Charge Suspect in Deadly Texas School Shooting

Feds Won't Charge Suspect in Deadly Texas School Shooting

Federal prosecutors say they will not pursue charges at this time against the teenager accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Texas high school.

Jan 9, 2019

Venue Change Sought for Teen in Santa Fe School Shooting

Venue Change Sought for Teen in Santa Fe School Shooting

A change of venue is being sought for an 18-year-old student charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of 10 people at a Santa Fe High School.

Jan 6, 2019

Counseling Center Offers Help After Santa Fe School Shooting

Counseling Center Offers Help After Santa Fe School Shooting

A Methodist church in Santa Fe has been home to a counseling center since a high school shooting that killed 10 people last May.

Oct 24, 2018

School Board Buying Police Body Cameras After Texas Gunfire

School Board Buying Police Body Cameras After Texas Gunfire

A school board near Houston has approved spending $170,000 for police body cameras and a new camera system for 20 buses following May gunfire that claimed 10 lives.

Aug 20, 2018

School Year to Begin at Santa Fe High School

School Year to Begin at Santa Fe High School

Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year Monday with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead.

Aug 6, 2018

Substitute Wounded in School Shooting Calls for Training

Substitute Wounded in School Shooting Calls for Training

A substitute teacher wounded in the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School says she's come to think the school district fell short in preparing her and the other substitute teachers to respond to the shooting and...

Jul 16, 2018

Santa Fe 10-Year Class Reunion Becomes Victims' Fundraiser

Santa Fe 10-Year Class Reunion Becomes Victims' Fundraiser

The Santa Fe High School class of 2008 expected their 10-year reunion to be low-key, but after a gunman killed 10 people and injured 13 more in May at their alma mater, the event turned into The Alumni Santa Fe...

Jun 26, 2018

Santa Fe ISD Considers Renovations After School Shooting

Santa Fe ISD Considers Renovations After School Shooting

Santa Fe High School is considering security measures and renovation proposals amid parent demands for changes following a mass shooting that killed 10 people.

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