Lincoln Memorial University named safest college in the nation

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Lincoln Memorial University has been named the safest college in America for 2019.

The National Council for Home Safety and Security released their annual ranking Tuesday.

They compare law enforcement and FBI crime reports from nearly 500 colleges with more than 1,000 students.

LMU, which is based in Harrogate, earned the top spot.

They’re followed by South Georgia state college, Elon University in North Carolina, and another Tennessee school- Jackson State Community College.

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