Midway Security Measures
Midway Primary Security Measures are just precaution
Posted on 08/18/2010
A reported lockdown at Midway Primary School this morning is just a precaution in cooperation with Floyd County Police. Law enforcement officials have reported a possible fugitive suspect in the community near Midway Primary. The school, as is standard procedure, is keeping students inside and locking all outside door access to the school. 

Students are continuing to go about their regular school day inside the building. Extra security has also been added to the Midway campus for the day to ensure the safety of students. 

There have been no threats toward Midway Primary or safety issues at the school to cause the reported lockdown. Again, this is just a safety precaution due to police activity in the community. There is not safety concern at Midway Primary and students are continuing with their school day with added security precautions.

A call has been sent to all Midway parents to inform them of activities at the school and to let them know of added security measures.

Update: 12:30 p.m.

Police cancel search in Midway Primary area

Local police have canceled a search in the Midway area that created concerns in the community. The reported lockdown at Midway Primary School was just a precaution in cooperation with Floyd County Police. Law enforcement officials had reported a possible fugitive suspect in the community near the school. The school, as is standard procedure in such cases, kept students inside and locked all outside door access to the school. 

Students continued to go about their regular school day inside the building. Extra security was also added to the Midway campus for the day to ensure the safety of students. 

There were no threats toward Midway Primary or safety issues at the school to cause the reported lockdown. Again, this was just a safety precaution due to police activity in the community. There was no safety concern at Midway Primary and students continuing with their school day with added security precautions. The added precautions will stay in place through the rest of the day at Midway.

A call has been sent to all Midway parents to inform them of activities at the school and to let them know of added security measures.