Local teacher fired for misconduct

Posted at 4:29 PM, Feb 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-10 19:13:49-05

The Manawa Board of Education unanimously voted to fire a teacher for a potential situation involving misconduct by a professional staff member.

In a news release, the school district said the misconduct was not sexual in nature and called it a personnel issue. 

Manawa police are conducting an investigation and conducting interviews. The teacher, who NBC26 is not naming at this time, had been placed on administrative leave.

Check back for updates on this developing story.