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School Board Fires Vance Teacher Accused Of Sexual Abuse

Posted May 20, 2005 4:29 a.m. EDT

— A Vance County teacher is out of a job and in jail.

The school board fired Henry Jacobs, who faces several charges of sexually abusing students.

Jacobs taught at Western Vance High School.

Authorities arrested him last month. The school board just took a position on the issue.