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UPDATE: Covington Catholic School Cancels Classes Over Security Concerns Following Viral Video

posted by Hannity Staff - 1.22.19

Covington Catholic High School in Park Hills, Kentucky was forced to cancel classes Tuesday after a video featuring several students went viral on social media, reports USA Today.

The video -featuring students and a Native American tribal leader in Washington, DC- was posted on Twitter by a since-suspended account over the weekend.

“After meeting with local authorities, we have made the decision to cancel school and be closed on Tuesday, January 22, in order to ensure the safety of our students, faculty and staff,” confirmed the school’s principle.

“All activities on campus will be cancelled for the entire day and evening. Students, parents, faculty and staff are not to be on campus for any reason. Please continue to keep the Covington Catholic Community in your prayers,” he added.

Read the full report here.