Full-scale law enforcement training exercise planned at Jasper High School this week

The Jasper Police Department is hosting a full-scale training exercise at the Jasper High School this Thursday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

The department reports that the public will see the heavy presence of several law enforcement agencies, emergency medical services and first responders at the high school and surrounding area.

Officials are asking the public to avoid the area during that time.