Himmel issues statement on Huffington Post article


The Huffington Post recently published an article, “Exclusive: Florida Public School Teacher Has A White Nationalist Podcast.”

Today, Citrus County Schools Superintendent, Sam Himmel, issued the following statement:

“On Friday, March 2, 2018 the Citrus County School District was made aware of a concerning podcast by a Huffington Post reporter.  The reporter indicated they believed one of the persons participating in the podcast was a teacher at Crystal River Middle School.  The Human Resources department was notified and an investigation was initiated immediately.  The teacher has been removed from the classroom and the investigation is ongoing.  Pursuant to Florida Statute an open investigation and materials related to it are exempt from public record and cannot be discussed until the investigation is complete.”

To reference the Huffington Post article, click this link.

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