Parkersburg South High School

Shirt Complaint
12:50 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

W.Va. School Removes Bible Verse from Gym, Shirts

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Wood County school officials have removed a Bible verse from Parkersburg South High School's gymnasium and the school wrestling team's website.

The team's use of Philippians 4:13 drew a complaint earlier this month from the Wisconsin-based Freedom from Religion Foundation. The verse states, "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."

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Religious Apparel
10:16 pm
Sun April 20, 2014

High School Wrestling Team T-shirts Questioned

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Wood County school officials have asked their lawyers to review a wrestling team's T-shirts that bear a Bible verse on the back.

Superintendent Pat Law said the Wisconsin-based Freedom from Religion Foundation complained about the Parkersburg South High School team's T-shirts to school officials.

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11:19 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Parkersburg South Teacher Responds to Suspension Over Facebook Post

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Editor's Note: Dave Mistich is graduate of Parkersburg South High School and was a student of David Foggin while enrolled there.

A Parkersburg South High School teacher has been suspended following a Facebook post he made regarding the school's Gay-Straight Alliance student club.
Wood County Schools Superintendent Pat Law tells the Parkersburg News and Sentinel that David Foggin was suspended on Tuesday for four days.

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