Montoursville Area school directors on hot seat

By Mike Reuther
Williamsport Sun-Gazette

The Facebook rants of a Montoursville Area school director recently prompted district residents to call for her resignation as well as those who appointed her to the school board.

Now, a Muslim group has joined the chorus of calls asking Karen Wright and five other board members to step down.

Jacob Bender, executive director of the Philadelphia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR, said Wright’s Facebook remarks that appeared before her appointment to the vacant school board seat earlier this month are not surprising to his group. Read more (paid subscription)…