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2nd firing letter says coach spent untidily

posted: 02/27/2015 2:44 a.m. Discuss

A new termination letter from the North Little Rock School District accuses high school football coach Brad Bolding of failing to follow district rules involving nearly $140,000 in purchases made between late August 2013 and this January.

State body rejects appeal of NLR sports forfeits

posted: 02/27/2015 2:30 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas' high school sports governing body has turned down an appeal of the North Little Rock School District's voluntary reporting of a rules violation that led to the forfeiture of a state basketball championship and more than 30 games.

District questioned on NLR sport gear

posted: 02/26/2015 3:46 a.m. Comment 1

A nonprofit booster organization paid for about $7,500 worth of athletic apparel that the North Little Rock School District received state grant money to purchase, and now the boosters and the state are wondering where the grant money went.

NLR district to issue second firing letter to coach

posted: 02/26/2015 3:36 a.m. Discuss

North Little Rock School District officials said late Wednesday that they were sending a second termination notice to high school head football coach Brad Bolding that will include new information that's surfaced over the past few weeks.

Devine to direct youth services agency

posted: 02/26/2015 3:02 a.m. Comments 2

A former head of the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality will now lead the state agency responsible for housing and treating the state's youthful offenders, state officials announced Wednesday.

Bolding's appeal set for NLR broadcast

posted: 02/25/2015 3:20 a.m. Discuss

A special North Little Rock School Board meeting to decide the fate of high school head football coach Brad Bolding will be broadcast live to one of the district's middle schools, district officials said Tuesday.

Bolding asks for new look into case

posted: 02/19/2015 4:08 a.m. Comments 2

Arkansas' high school-sports governing body should conduct its own investigation into whether star wide receiver K.J. Hill was ineligible to play for North Little Rock High School during the 2013-14 academic year because of a recruiting violation, a lawyer for the school's embattled head football coach said Wednesday.

Bolding to fight firing at meeting

posted: 02/14/2015 2:23 a.m. Discuss

North Little Rock High School head football coach Brad Bolding plans to appear before the School Board on Feb. 26 to appeal the district's decision to fire him, the coach's attorney said Friday.

NLR district 'really wanted me to resign,' coach says

posted: 02/12/2015 4:23 a.m. Comments 2

North Little Rock High School head football coach Brad Bolding said this week that the school district pressured him to resign before he was given notice that administrators intended to fire him.

NLR coach Bolding says firing baseless

updated: 02/09/2015 10:53 p.m. Discuss

North Little Rock High School head football coach Brad Bolding said Monday that he never recruited star wide receiver K.J. Hill to play at his school and that allegations made by the school district that he violated Arkansas Activities Association rules are untrue.

Stepdad of player got check for $600

updated: 02/06/2015 10:29 p.m. Comments 5

Conflicting accounts emerged Friday to explain a $600 check given two years ago to the stepfather of a highly recruited wide receiver at North Little Rock High School.

NLR staffer gave money to Hill's stepfather, documents say

posted: 02/06/2015 3:20 p.m. Comments 10

A North Little Rock High School football staff member gave a $600 check from an outside booster organization to the stepfather of highly recruited wide receiver K.J. Hill in 2013 that led to a forfeiture of a boys basketball state championship, documents obtained Friday by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette show.

High School : State title forfeited

posted: 02/06/2015 2:31 a.m. Comments 3

North Little Rock High School forfeited more than 30 games and a boys basketball state championship Thursday because of an ineligible player on its football and basketball teams in the 2013-2014 academic year, the Arkansas Activities Association announced.

Bolding fired, plans appeal

posted: 02/05/2015 3:17 a.m. Comments 2

The North Little Rock School District gave high school football coach Brad Bolding notice last week that it intends to fire him, the coach's attorney said Wednesday.

Teen in lockup facility state agency tries to avoid

posted: 02/05/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

A teenager in state custody was locked up Tuesday at a north Arkansas juvenile detention center even though the state had stopped sending youths there because of concerns about how the lockup used restraints and solitary lock down.

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