A Wilkinson County teacher has resigned following an investigation for improper spanking.
Superintendent Aaron Geter Jr. accepted Lisa Reece’s resignation on Friday. Reece has worked as a teacher for more than 28 years.
The investigation, which stemmed from a parent complaint, was conducted by the Wilkinson County Board of Education and the Wilkinson County Sheriff’s Office. It revealed a violation of the board’s policy regarding physical punishment.
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