Putnam County

A woman holds a white sign with black lettering that says, "DIVERSE INCLUSIVE WELCOMING SAFE SPACE FOR EVERYONE.”

‘Why can’t I feel safe?’ Students speak out against removal of pride flags at Hurricane High

BY: - September 7, 2023

The rainbow-colored signage with inclusive messaging that sophomore Brook Brown sees in her teachers’ classrooms gives her a “sense of safety and support” while at Hurricane High School. The openly gay student was one of dozens of people who packed the Putnam County Board of Education’s Tuesday meeting to speak on a policy interpretation by […]