Home About Archives RSS Feed

False Fire Alarms Triggers Evacuation of C.T. Plunkett

Staff Reports

ADAMS, Mass. — The day at C.T. Plunkett Elementary School was interrupted Wednesday when the fire alarms unexpectedly sounded and students were evacuated to the First Congregational Church.

According to a statement released by Principal Michelle Colvin, the alarms sounded at about 8:45 a.m. and students and staff evacuated the building. Because of cold weather, the students were brought to the First Congregational Church to keep warm. There, all students were accounted for while emergency personnel determined that there were no issues inside the building.

At 9 a.m. an automated call was made to all parents informing them of the situation and shortly afterward, the students were bused back to continue to school day. The alarm company was called to inspect the system.

0 Comments
     
News Headlines
MCLA Hands Out Book Award Scholarships
Berkshires Beat: Tanglewood, Mass Audubon Team Up for Celebration of Birds and Music
Williamstown Zoning Board Weighs College's Hotel, Parking Lot Plan
Berkshire Force 10U Wraps Season with Tourney Win
Lanesborough School Chair 'Re-Energized' By Task Force Vote
Adams Officials Discuss Filling Vacant Selectman Seat
Red-Hot SteepleCats Demolish Vermont, 13-5
Potash Powers Post 68 Juniors to Win at State Tourney
Adams Hi-Jinx Night Postponed to August
Shire City Sessions Returns to Pittsfield on Monday

Police Logs

Pittsfield Police

North Adams

Crimewatch Links

North Adams CrimeWatch

Stamford/Clarksburg CrimeWatch

Pittsfield CrimeWatch

Emergency: 911
Adams 413-743-1212
Clarksburg 413-663-7795
Cheshire 413-743-1501
Dalton 413-684-0300
Great Barrington 413-528-0306
Lanesborough 413-443-4107
Lee 413-243-2100
Lenox 413-637-2346
North Adams 413-664-4944
Pittsfield 413-448-9700
Richmond 413-698-3315
Stockbridge 413-298-4179
Williamstown 413-458-5733
West Stockbridge 413-232-7938
State Police  
Cheshire Barracks
413-743-
4700
Lee Barracks 413-243-0600
Shaftsbury, Vt., Barracks 802-442-3263

 



Categories:
Adams (59)
Alford (0)
Becket (6)
Cheshire (16)
Clarksburg (36)
Dalton (5)
Egremont (0)
Florida (6)
Great Barrington (22)
Hancock (5)
Hinsdale (3)
Lanesborough (23)
Lee (13)
Lenox (11)
Monterey (0)
Mount Washington (0)
New Ashford (5)
New Marlborough (1)
North Adams (192)
Otis (2)
Peru (2)
Pittsfield (219)
Pownal (13)
Readsboro (13)
Richmond (7)
Sandisfield (2)
Savoy (5)
Sheffield (2)
Stamford (30)
State (1)
Stockbridge (5)
Tyringham (1)
Washington (1)
West Stockbridge (1)
Williamstown (67)
Windsor (3)
Archives:
July 2017 (12)
June 2017 (10)
May 2017 (13)
April 2017 (19)
March 2017 (20)
February 2017 (8)
January 2017 (8)
December 2016 (10)
Tags:
Vehicle Larceny Assaults Stabbing Pedestrians Heroin Homicide Missing Persons Injuries Motor Vehicle Accident Murder Fire Buglaries Break-ins Mvi Police Shooting Assault Accident Search Firearms Robbery Rape Motor Vehicle Armed Robbery Fatal Hit & Run Crime Watch Veremko Fraud Drug Charges Drugs Police Investigation Structure Fire Cocaine
Popular Entries:
Great Barrington Crashes Leave Two Dead
North Adams Woman Killed in Route 2 Crash
North Adams Man Crashes SUV Into Home
Man Killed by Bull in Clarksburg
North Adams Man Arraigned on Child Porn Charges
Kincaid Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Rape
Fatal Accident Closes Route 8 in Adams
Cariddi Auto Sales Burns
New Ashford Crash Turns Fatal for Williamstown Man
Donations Reach State Road Fire Victims
Recent Entries:
Superior Court Briefs: July 17 - July 20
Supreme Court Upholds Veiovis Murder Conviction
Body Found on Mount Greylock Identified as Great Barrington Man
North Adams Police Make Arrests in 2 Stabbing Incidents
Pittsfield Man Drowns At Vermont Marina
Superior Court Briefs: July 10 - July 12
Pittsfield Police Officer Facing Charges for Off-Duty Incident
Homeless Man Arrested in North Adams Tire Slashings
Three Pittsfield Men Arrested For Sunday Night Shooting
Superior Court Briefs: July 6