Secure Our Schools Rally held Saturday

BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF)- A ” Secure Our Schools” rally was held in front of the Bradley County Courthouse Saturday.

Invitations were sent to local public school officials.

Both mothers say that the recent school shootings compelled them to do something.

Shannon Brookshire believes, “the fact is it can happen here and it needs to stay alive and on peoples mind that this is real and this is not just something that is not going to happen or can’t happen.”

They say that their have been improvements made, but they hope to see more parent involvement in bringing more change to security protocol in the schools.

Salome Depina told News 12 that, “We are their voice and we have to stand up for them and we have to protect them as parents and we can’t wait on someone else to protect our kids. ”

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