The Pine Tree ISD Board of Trustees met in regular session Monday, September 9, 2013. After deliberating over three hours in closed session, Trustees supported action for the Superintendent TJ Farler to fully reinstate Coach Derek Fitzhenry as Athletic Director and head football coach.
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