This Week: Bullets on Buses, Deputies in Schools, Newtown Strikes Home
In case you missed them, here is a look at some of the top stories that ran on Lutz Patch this week.
Members of Idlewild Baptist Church said extra prayers for the victims of the Connecticut shooting. One of those killed is the niece of a congregation member.
For the second time in two days, bullets were found on a Hillsborough County school bus. Authorities weren’t taking any chances, so they locked down campuses, including Freedom.
Baseball is life for Owen Sarwatka. The teen wanted to make sure everyone could play so he formed an organization that supports players with special needs.
In the wake of the Newtown shootings, area retailers are seeing their business rise. Meanwhile, talk about new gun control legislation is heating up.
The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is exploring the idea of posting deputies at elementary schools on a full-time basis.