KERMIT - A loaded gun was found between two Kermit schools.
Before class started on Thursday morning, a small loaded handgun was found in the street between the junior high and high school.
A parent found it near the intersection of school and east streets.
She turned it over to the superintendent who called the police.
The gun was run by the sheriff and was clean.
School went on as normal and authorities believe it was dropped by the owner overnight.
Officials say the students were never in danger.