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West Johnston High School marched in the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade. Before the bands took to the streets, snare drummer Ruben Sims showed his skills in a "drum battle."
Teachers and students from across the Triangle and country are expected to participate in Wednesday's National School Walkout to honor the memory of the 17 lives lost in Parkland, Florida one month ago.
Amanda Lamb, WRAL reporter & Hannah Webster, WRAL.com editor
Three weeks after a gunman opened fire inside a Florida high school killing 17 people, students and parents did not take Friday's lockdown at West Johnston High School lightly.
Bryan Mims, WRAL anchor/reporter & Amanda Lamb, WRAL reporter
After they were released from school Friday afternoon, students at West Johnston High School relayed their fears after a lockdown and police presence at their school.
West Johnston High School was placed on lockdown Friday morning after seven people walked into the school near the front office to pick up a student, according to the sheriff.