By PAM SCHEHL,News Staff Reporter
MOUNT VERNON – Through unconfirmed reports, the News has learned administrative hearing referee R. Lee Shepherd has recommended the teaching contract of suspended Mount Vernon Middle School science teacher John Freshwater be terminated.
Board of education president Margie Bennett acknowledged the board received the report late Friday evening but would not confirm the contents. She did tell the News the board will be reviewing the report at Monday’s regularly scheduled board meeting.
See Monday’s edition of the News for more information.