Okay Public Schools permits staff to carry guns

Posted at 8:52 PM, Feb 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-03 21:52:45-05
OKAY, Okla. - A small sign in one Oklahoma town gives a big warning.
The sign outside the Okay Public Schools building says: "Please be aware that certain staff members at Okay Public Schools can be legally armed...and may use whatever force is necessary to protect our students."
Last year, lawmakers passed a law allowing certain school employees to carry guns. Some parents say it makes them feel better about sending their children to school.
"I think it's great. I mean it really gives me a peace of mind. with issues at school. You know I'm not really worried. much and I really have faith in our school system," says parent Jody Fulton. 

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