Student's death reported
District 55 has issued a statement about a 16-year-old Laurens District High School student found dead early this morning in her Gray Court residence.
The statement: “Laurens County School District 55 (LCSD 55) officials were made aware of the tragic loss of a student at Laurens District High School (LDHS) last night. Limited details of the death will be made public as the district wishes to respect the privacy of the family. The death of a student, however, has a ripple effect on the school community; therefore, LCSD 55 and LDHS are providing counseling services to any student at the high school who may be adversely affected by this loss.”