As the art teacher and her student exchanged text messages, the content shifted from class-related matters to something more lewd and lascivious.
Jessie Lorene Goline was 25 and married in the spring semester of 2016 as she taught at remote Marked Tree High School.
She pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of sexual indecency with a child, though she admitted to having sex with four students there from January to April 2016, according to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. She wasn’t arrested until September 2017, after being placed on administrative leave by the school district in May 2017.
“Boys brag,” Craighead County prosecutor Scott Ellington told The Washington Post at the time about news of the illicit encounters circulating among the student body. Never miss a local story.
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SUBSCRIBE NOW But Goline was sentenced to 42 months probation in a plea bargain this week, according to WREG. She’ll also have to register as a sex offender once her probation expires.Only one charge was filed because, according to previous reporting from the Democrat-Gazette, only one of the four students Goline admitted to taking home for sex was under the age of […]