Plum Borough

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Plum Teacher Wants Sex Charges With 18-Year-Old Student Dismissed

A Plum High School teacher wants charges that he wrongly had sex with an 18-year-old student dismissed because of her age.

06/24/2015

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Lawyer Denies Claims Plum Resource Officer Knew Of Alleged Inappropriate Relationship In 2011

As the investigation continues into the Plum High School teacher-student sex scandal, a lawyer for the school’s police officer is now disputing some school board claims.

06/11/2015

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Plum School Board Accepts Member’s Resignation As Grand Jury Probe Continues

As a grand jury investigation continues into the alleged teacher-student sex scandal at Plum High School, the school board held a meeting tonight where one of its members resigned.

06/10/2015

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Church Youth Director Charged With Raping, Assaulting Girl

Police say the since-fired youth director at a local church raped and sexually assaulted a 16-year-old church member.

06/03/2015

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Advocate For Special Needs Children: Offensive Terms “Hurt Right Down To The Core”

Words can often cut like a knife and be just as painful, especially when referring to people with disabilities.

06/02/2015

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Father Of Boy With Down Syndrome Fired After Asking Co-Workers Not To Use Offensive Language

A Plum woman is using social media to voice her outrage about a local Chili’s restaurant after her boyfriend was fired.

06/01/2015

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Plum H.S. Teacher To Stand Trial On Witness Intimidation Charges

A Plum High School teacher accused of intimidating a witness in an ongoing investigation of another teacher having an inappropriate relationship with a student will stand trial.

05/27/2015

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Plum School Board Meets As Grand Jury Investigation Continues

The Plum School Board met for the first time Tuesday night since a grand jury began investigating alleged inappropriate sexual relationships between teachers and students at the high school.

05/26/2015

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Search Warrants Reveal 8 Possible Victims In Plum HS Scandal

Investigators returned to Plum High School Wednesday seeking more records in a grand jury probe of alleged inappropriate sexual relationships between teacher and students.

05/20/2015

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Sources: D.A.’s Office Serves Search Warrants At Plum High School

There are new developments today in the ongoing investigation into alleged teacher-student sexual relationships at Plum High School.

05/19/2015

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Get Marty: Community Pulls Together To Help Boy With Cerebral Palsy

A Plum family with a special needs child reached out to KDKA and Get Marty, and it looks like the whole community stepped up.

05/11/2015

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Two Plum Municipal Officials On Paid Leave For Undisclosed Charges

Plum Borough officials have confirmed that two senior municipal officials have been put on paid administrative leave.

05/05/2015

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Plum School Administrators Face Tough Questions From Parents

Students, parents and staff should get some answers at a school board meeting in Plum tonight.

04/28/2015

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Plum H.S. Students Protest Despite District’s Warning To Keep Quiet About Investigations

Students weren’t afraid to speak outside of Plum High School Monday morning.

04/27/2015

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Exclusive: Plum Superintendent Addresses Arrest Of 3 Teachers

The Allegheny County District Attorney addressed the recent string of teacher-student alleged sexual relations stemming from Plum Area schools.

04/23/2015

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