West Port High School student referenced guns, not a threat to others

West Port High School student referenced guns, not a threat to others

Ocala — Parents were on edge Tuesday following a Skylert message about a potential threat at West Port High School. Initially, school officials thought it was another threat via social media. Following an investigation, Ocala Police Department investigators determined that a student had stated he had access to guns. Police said that the student did […]

Social media threat involving another high school prompts investigation

Social media threat involving another high school prompts investigation

  School administrators and local law enforcement are investigating a social media threat involving West Port High School. “At this time, the school is operating normally,” said Marion County Public Schools Public Information Officer, Kevin Christian.  “If investigators believe there is credibility to the threat, we will let [parents] know with another Skylert message.” No […]

West Port High School student arrested, charged with felony

West Port High School student arrested, charged with felony

Ocala — A West Port High School student was arrested Wednesday and charged with Possession of a Weapon on School Grounds. Robert MacMillan, the school Dean, notified the school resource officer that he had received a call about a Snapchat video which showed student Kayla Agee with a taser. Agee had captioned the video, “LMFAO […]