Longview, Texas (Longview News-Journal) —
The Pine Tree ISD board meeting tonight will go into executive session to discuss personnel immediately after board President Charley Peck calls the meeting to order at 5:45 p.m.
The fate of Derek Fitzhenry’s position as the district’s head football coach and athletic director will be discussed, Peck sai
Fitzhenry was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday pending the outcome of an investigation that may have stemmed from events during or after the Pirates’ Aug. 30 home game.
Players and coaches on Saturday demonstrated support for Fitzhenry by presenting him with the game ball from Friday’s game, according to senior defensive back Ladarius Fluellen.
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