Ohio officials: Training paid off in school shooting

Teachers, law enforcement and even parents followed the district's plans

By Collin Binkley
The Columbus Dispatch

CHARDON, Ohio — Students and teachers knew what to do yesterday when a gunman started shooting.

"We've had a number of disaster drills in the past. Thank God we put those in place," Chardon school-district Superintendent Joseph Bergant II said. "We've been training for this."

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