PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The debate over whether to take down a statue of Joe Paterno took another twist on Friday.Multiple Local Counties Have 'Substantial' COVID-19 Transmission; CDC Recommends Indoor Masks
The reports said the Board of Trustees voted on a conference call Thursday night to remove the statue this weekend.
However, Dave LaTorre, a Penn State spokesman, has told KDKA-TV he doesn’t know of any such decision.
The statue has become a point of contention in the aftermath of the Freeh Report.READ MORE: Spirit Airlines' Delays, Cancelations Strand Over 100 Passengers At Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
All week, a plane has been flying over Beaver Stadium with a banner that reads, ‘Take the statue down or we will.’
In response, some students have started a vigil to keep watch over the statue.
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