Regional Roundup: Threats and Rumors of Threats Hit Area Schools

Read top headlines from Bucks and Montgomery Counties.

: Police charged a juvenile with terroristic threats and possession of a firearm by a minor after the 14-year-old threatened to bring a gun and knives to Council Rock South, police said on Friday. Read more on Northampton Patch.

Planned Violence at Upper Moreland Was Just a Rumor: The Upper Moreland Police Department and school officials recently investigated an incident after talks of a possible attack at the schools. Read more on Upper Moreland-Willow Grove Patch.

: Rumors began to fill social media platforms Thursday and police were brought in to investigate gun threats at Neshaminy High School. Get the details on Lower Southampton Patch.

Should Schools Remove Violent Films from Curriculum?: Last week's school shooting in Newtown, CT, has at least one parent thinking that schools should reconsider what films are shown in the classroom. Read more on Northampton Patch.

: The apartment building at the corner of Radcliffe and Mulberry streets in Bristol Borough that were gutted by a massive fire in 2010 may be torn down and replaced by twin homes. Read more on Levittown Patch.

Gavin's Tavern in Horsham to Close: After 31 years, the Horsham sports bar is closing its doors on Christmas Day. Get the details on Hatboro-Horsham Patch.

Country Bride Leaves Bensalem After 26 Years: Owners are consolidating their business in the Lansdale area. Read more business news on Bensalem Patch.

Jann's Jeopardy Winning Streak Ends: Susan Jann, a 1998 Council Rock graduate, was defeated during Thursday's show. Read more on Newtown Patch.

Donate Now and Kids Castle will Reach Dec. 31 Goal to Save Kids Castle: Kids Castle only needs $4,111.04 more by Dec. 31 and the Byers Choice Foundation will bring the park to $50,000 instantly. Read more on Doylestown Patch.


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