Glascock County parents were notified Monday afternoon of an on-going investigation into an alleged inappropriate message sent from a teacher to a student at Glascock County Consolidated School.
Superintendent Jim Holton said that a parent brought the matter to the school's attention Monday morning.
"This involved a female high school teacher and an 18-year-old high school boy," Holton said. "She will not be back at school. The matter is now in the hands of the Glascock County Sheriff's Office and the Professional Standards and Practices Commission."
Schools in Jefferson and Glascock counties will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17, because of forecasted inclement weather. This closing effects Glascock County Consolidated School; Jefferson County High School; Carver and Wrens elementary schools; Louisville Academy; Wrens and Louisville middle schools; and, Thomas Jefferson Academy. No information regarding Thursday, Jan. 18, is available at this time.