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Wayne Principal On Leave As Investigation Begins

Posted March 12, 1998 6:00 a.m. EST

— She was at the top of her class. Now, she may be out of a job.

Wayne County's former Principal of the Year is on administrative leave. The school system is investigating Patricia Burden for misappropriation of funds.

The Goldsboro Middle School principal has been removed from her position until the investigation is complete.