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PRINCETON (WVVA) - The superintendent of Mercer County Schools says security guards have been posted at Princeton Middle School to set the correct climate and tone on campus.

Dr. Deborah Akers says the school has recently experienced issues with fights inside the school.

A student at the school suffered a broken nose in an altercation two weeks ago. Earlier this year another student at the school -- Dalton Walker -- took his own life. Family members attributed the boys' suicide to frequent bullying.

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