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Local teen arrested for making
threat against administrator
at Marion Co. Middle-High
The "After School" App was the social media vehicle used for the recent threat in Marion County. Parents may learn how to set parental contols on their kids' Apple devices
by clicking here.

From the March 8, 2017 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   Marion County schools are back to normal after a hectic Monday morning that started with many law officers monitoring the start of the school day due to a threat. Before the morning was over everything was back to normal and a local male 16-year-old had been arrested and charged with making terroristic threats and disrupting school functions.
   On Sunday, Marion County Middle-High School Principal Jamie Penoncello received a tip that someone had made a threat on the "After School" social media app indicating that someone was going to ... The rest of the story.