The haunting notes of taps echoed through the Statehouse rotunda Wednesday morning, a solemn beginning to the commemoration of the day 150 years ago when the assassinated president lay in state and thousands walked by to pay their respects.
A plot by two sixth-grade students at Utica Elementary School to take over the school office and do harm to fellow students and staff members was thwarted on Friday, when another student who had overheard the planning reported it to authorities.
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