Toppenish has long embraced its motto of “Where the West Still Lives.”
Some have argued Toppenish School District leaders fully embraced it in 2014, when the school board agreed to allow some administrators to carry concealed pistols.
It wasn’t a stunt. Superintendent John Cerna and others worked on the policy for more than a year, feeling it was the best option to keep students and staff safe — and they stand by their decision.
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