Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 29, 2013

Amid police investigation, PikeView High School teacher resigns

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — PRINCETON — A PikeView High School teacher and coach resigned Tuesday amid an investigation by the West Virginia State Police.

Mercer County School Board Member Mary Alice Kaufman confirmed the board accepted the resignation of Jonathan Kirk, a PikeView High School physical education teacher and assistant varsity football coach, Tuesday evening.

Kaufman said Kirk tendered his resignation during a special called board meeting Tuesday and his resignation is "effective immediately."

For additional details on this story, see the Wednesday edition of the Daily Telegraph