By Fred Pace, HD Media
POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Thanks to a $1 million donation from Nucor Corp., Mason County Schools is making a major investment to upgrade the security systems in all schools.
“The board voted to spend $947,236.39 for the purchase and installation of state-of-the-art security cameras,” said Mason County Schools Superintendent Keith Burdette. “These items are currently being installed in all 12 schools.”
In January 2022, the North Carolina-based Nucor Corp. announced its plans to build a new steel mill in Apple Grove and donated $1 million to the school system. The company put no restrictions on the school system on how it could use the funds. …