The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on March 26, 1998 · Page 9
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 9

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Thursday, March 26, 1998
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J 9A THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 1998 THE PALM BEACH POST s c s Holistic Ilealtfi Center S) Suspect a school bully who made threats Acupuncture is a holistic approach to total body well being tliat has been helping people feel better for over 5,000 years. If you are in pain, stressed out or overweight let it help you, too. Specializing In Appettts Suppression and Pain Management Consultation & Evaluation First Treatment For Weight Loss or Pain Control Palm Beach Post Wire Services ' JONESBORO, Ark. As 13-yar-old Mitchell Johnson wandered the halls of Westside Middle School on Monday, the boy who was known for his bullying aitd his bragging was issuing yet another threat. ; "He said, 'Everyone that hates Terry Crider, the pistol group's former secretary-treasurer, insists the older Golden was always focused on safety. "I've been with Dennis before when he was teaching him firearm safety, and Drew was very attentive. He paid attention and never handled anything in an unsafe manner. That's one reason why this is so appalling," Crider said. Dr. Michael Johnson Dr. Charles Oliveri two neighbors, he has a passion for computer games, and he loves to accompany his father, Dennis, on hunting trips. In the past year or so, he and his father who is a leader of the Jonesboro Practical Pistol Shooters, a local gun club, have done much "practical shooting" together. The sport involves shooting at moving or pop-up targets, usually with handguns or rifles. Jonny Watkins, minister of students at Nettleton Baptist Church. "He swore he was with the Bloods and he wore red all the time. He was always threatening and getting in fights." Andrew Golden, whose parents are both U.S. postmasters in towns near Jonesboro, did not talk as tough as his accomplice did, at least around school. According to classmates and University of Miami School of Medicine Trained ii IM Normally 'l do. Board Certified Acupuncture rnysiciara 200 Central Boulevard Jia 4 wwim (. Mm Why? To see if we can help. With this ad. Expires 42M8. Afii-patients only. for appt. Call Disclaimer Ouf office policy protects you and any or person responsible lor paymenl thai nas am to rejuM Jo (?V? payment Of be reimbursed tor paymenl tor any oiner service, enamnaiwn or iieniinwii nu - me, everyone that I don't like, is going to die,' " recalled tlOUrs Or responOing TO IDS aoverusemeni 101 irm bw acivna oa, aim-im uoou.igi.i MM Dustin Camp bell, also 13, who considered himself a "sometimes f friend" of Mitchell's. Those Candace hard were 1 ' Jrl ' iii i , , V The 1998 DeVille gives you a unique sense of comfort, power and control. words, but they came from a boy, arid they hardly seem to have set off alarm bells among the other children. "Nobody took him seriously," said Dustin's twin, Josh. "I mean, a lot of kids might say stuff like that but they never do it." ; Wednesday, Mitchell and an U-year-old cousin, Andrew Golden, were in custody, accused of taking rifles on Tuesday and firing on a crowd of classmates and teachers at the school, killing four girls and a teacher and wounding 10 other people. ' Who were these boys? '. Mitchell moved here from Minnesota with his mother a few years ago after his parents divorced, classmates said Wednesday. In his comments at school and at a church youth group he periodically attended, this slightly paunchy boy with a mop of dark hair seems to have veered between tender confessions about missing his father up north and angry railings at those around him, with the latter increasingly drowning out the former. ', In recent weeks, he became enraged when Candace Porter, a classmate whom he fashioned to be his girlfriend and who was one of those injured in the shooting, told him that she was not looking for a boyfriend. 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