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Supporters of fired East Ridge wrestling coach prompt suspension of school board meeting

Supporters of fired East Ridge High School wrestling coach Matt Everson disrupted the South Washington County School Board meeting Thursday night, May 23, 2019, causing school board member Ron Kath to ask for a vote on suspending the meeting.

READ MORE: East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson

Kate Savage, whose son wrestles on the team, was among several attendees who interrupted a summation by District 833 attorney Mick Waldspurger.

The meeting resumed after a short recess.

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William Loeffler

William Loeffler is a playwright and journalist from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He worked 15 years writing features for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. He has also written travel stories based on his trips to all seven continents. He and his wife, Michelle, ran the Boston Marathon in 2009. 

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