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Department of Justice providing $1.7 million to bolster school security in Eastern Kentucky

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today The U.S. Department of Justice announced on Monday $85.3 million to bolster school security, with $1.7 million earmarked for the Eastern District of Kentucky. The grants will go to the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative, which serves 15 school districts with 155,000 students in north-central Kentucky; as well as the Campbell County Board of Education, Rowan County Schools,...