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Nov 17, 2017

Here's the Pearland ISD board's unanimously-supported resolution backing Superintendent John Kelly after discovery of son's racist, bigoted Facebook posts. https://t.co/k9QoCaJWEP

Nov 17, 2017

In a letter to district staff, Kelly disavowed his 28-year-old son's comments and described family's anguish. "My son's statements are devastating to me, my wife, his siblings, and others."

Nov 17, 2017

NEW: After discovery of racist comments by his adult son, Pearland ISD Superintendent John Kelly gets public backing from district board members. Story coming soon. https://t.co/hFCbRxIawD

Nov 17, 2017

Houston ISD board approves Kashmere High turnaround plan for 3rd time. If the state doesn't accept it, the TEA could close the school, order new management or replace the school board. https://t.co/AvyWLxhq2l

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